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  1. Bikini beach, Marshall Islands. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  2. Bikini Island's "Little Petunia" encampment. Left to right: Edward Barr, Bob Dill, Dean Carlson, George Brayton, Wayne Runyon. Midpac Expedition, September 1950

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Huffer, Robert; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Brayton, George; Runyon, Wayne; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Carlson, Dean
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  3. Crewman Buck Miller, Bikini Island

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Miller, Buck
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Bikini Atoll; Jungles
    • Format: image
  4. Dill #10 [Bikini Island encampment]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  5. Dill #14 [People waving farewell to R/V HORIZON departing Naval Electronic Laboratory dock, San Diego]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950-07-18
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  6. Dill #7 [Russell Raitt lying on a lava flow, Oahu]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Geology--Hawaii--Oahu; Lava
    • Format: image
  7. Dill [R/V HORIZON on station aft deck]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  8. Discovering the MidPac Mountain Range on my watch! Edward S. Barr and the fathometer on Horizon, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950-08-31
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  9. Ed Barr writes his diary, Bikini Island encampment

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  10. Edward S. Barr with signal light, R/V Horizon, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Nautical instruments; Signal lights
    • Format: image
  11. Frank Nolan, George Hetzel, Jim Faughn, Jim Snodgrass secure Maxwell's temperature probe to AH bulkhead, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Faughn, James Lawrence, 1910-1985; Snodgrass, James Marion, 1908-1994; Hetzel, George F.; Nolan, Frank
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Heat flow; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  12. Frank Nolan, Tom Chapman, Clyde Lewis, "Mike" have coffee break in mess hall, R/V Horizon, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Chapman, Tom; Lewis, Clyde; Nolan, Frank; Mike
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  13. Group Science personnel photo. George Fenton with everyone's cameras, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Fenton, George
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Cameras
    • Format: image
  14. Horizon at Sea

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  15. Horizon on the Horizon

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Clouds
    • Format: image
  16. Jeff [View of island from sea]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  17. Jeff Holter and Martin Johnson set up camp "Abstain I" on Ennimen Isle, Bikini Atoll. . Capricorn Expedition, October 22, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984
    • Date: 1952-10-22
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  18. John Isaacs arrives in Kwajalein

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  19. Kullenberg corer on deck of R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  20. Lowering the trawling net from R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Marine biology; Trawls and trawling
    • Format: image
  21. MacFall and shower, R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); MacFall, John B.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  22. Men on deck of R/V HORIZON repair the clam bucket

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  23. Men on deck R/V HORIZON with life rafts

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Lifeboats
    • Format: image
  24. Men on R/V HORIZON deploying clam bucket

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  25. Mess Hall of R/V HORIZON at "Happy Hour." Warren Beckwith, Jr., Clarence Palmer, Jeff Holter

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Beckwith, Warren Wallace, Jr.; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Palmer, Clarence
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  26. Mess Hall of R/V HORIZON at "Happy Hour." Warren Beckwith, Jr., Clarence Palmer, Jeff Holter

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Beckwith, Warren Wallace, Jr.; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Palmer, Clarence
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  27. Mid Ocean swim break. Left to right: Roger Revelle, Louis Garrison, Deane Carlson, [William C.] "Buddy" King, Bob Dill

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Swimmers
    • Format: image
  28. Milton Nunn Bramlette extracting core. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  29. Nansen bottle launched from MS HORIZON, SIO, California

    • Collection: Milo Woodbridge Williams Photographs
    • Name: Williams, Milo Woodbridge, 1917-2012; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  30. Navy's EPCE(R) 857 alongside HORIZON

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  31. Navy's escorting ship EPCER 857 being refueled from Horizon somewhere in the Mid Pacific

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Warships; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  32. Party time at Suva. Two very seasoned ocean vessels R/V Horizon and R/V Spencer F. Baird alongside Suva, Fiji's main pier. VIP party will soon take place.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-12-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  33. R/V Horizon at Sea

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Horizon (Ship)
    • Format: image
  34. R/V HORIZON from A-Frame at sunset

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  35. Residue from World War II, Bikini Island, Bikini Atoll

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Beaches
    • Format: image
  36. Richard Morita and Robert Dill taking chemical readings ernisticial water in beach sand, Bikini Island

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Beaches; Chemical oceanography
    • Format: image
  37. Robert Dill testing for core in Kullenberg core sampler

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  38. Robert F. Dill

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Skin Diving
    • Format: image
  39. Robert Floyd Dill and Roger Revelle rigging a Kullenberg piston core sampler. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  40. Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz, co-chief scientists on the MidPac Expedition of 1950, discussing significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from western Pacific. The Cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected -- a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics and continental drift. Shot 1 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1951
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  41. Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz, co-chief scientists on the MidPac Expedition of 1950, discussing significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from western Pacific. The Cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected -- a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics and continental drift. Shot 2 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1951
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  42. Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz, co-chief scientists on the MidPac Expedition of 1950, discussing significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from western Pacific. The Cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected -- a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics and continental drift. Shot 3 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  43. Roger Revelle, James Snodgrass, and Arthur Maxwell on deck of R/V HORIZON recover the temperature gradient recorder that measures geothermal gradients in the sea floor

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Snodgrass, James Marion, 1908-1994
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Heat flow; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanography
    • Format: image
  44. Scientists relaxing between stations R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  45. Seasick, Alan Jones and wave recorder instruments on Horizon

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1952-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  46. Sensors inserted into sections of Kullenberg core

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Drill cores
    • Format: image
  47. September 24, Bringing supplies ashore to set up camp "Little Petunia", Bikini Atoll. Left to right (foreground) Russell Raitt, Dick Morita, Roger Revelle, Tom Chapman (background) Deane Carlson, Edward Barr

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Chapman, Tom; Carlson, Dean; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Raitt, Russell W.; Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950-09-24
    • Topic: Lifeboats; Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  48. William [I.e. Winter] Horton boards Horizon in San Diego

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1952-09-26
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  49. Winchman off the Channel Islands [aboard M.S. Horizon]

    • Collection: Milo Woodbridge Williams Photographs
    • Name: Williams, Milo Woodbridge, 1917-2012; Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1948
    • Topic: Sailors; Winches
    • Format: image