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  1. Some members the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on their way back from Viti Levu after a day of diving with the Fijians at the island of Serua. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Raitt, Russell W.; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Canoes and canoeing; Oceanographers; Beaches--Fiji--Viti Levu
    • Format: image
  2. The crew posing on the fantail of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). October 14, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1952-10-14
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  3. Willard Bascom and John Isaacs discuss matters onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird, Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  4. Willard Bascom and Ronald Mason

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Mason, Ronald G.; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  5. Winter Davis Horton (left) and Edwin L. (Edwin Lee) Hamilton both served on the first leg of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) on the R/V Horizon. Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  6. Winter Davis Horton and Edward Sheldon Barr shown here in the vegetation of Bikini Island, while on break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horton, Winter Davis; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Jungles; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. (Left to right) Robert L. Fisher, Milton Nunn Bramlette and William Riedel are shown here with a core sample aboard the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977; Riedel, W.R.; Fisher, Robert L.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Marine geology; Oceanographers; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  8. [Edwin L.] Hamilton, R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  9. [Man at bow of vessel as it approaches island]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  10. [Men on fantail raising instrument]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  11. [Men on fantail raising instrument]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  12. [Winter] Horton and [Edwin L.] Hamilton arming charge, October 1952, R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horton, Winter Davis; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-
    • Date: 1952-10
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Seismic profiling
    • Format: image
  13. A group photograph of the scientific members and ship crew on the fantail of the R/V Horizon during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). The only members that are identified in this photo on the left side are: Norman J. Holter standing on stairs, next to Thomas J. O'Callaghan (man with pipe and sailor hat) who was the ship's cook. On the right side are; Bernand Darsy (front row, man with pipe); directly behind him is Edward Sheldon Barr (his arm parallel above Darsy's head); sitting next to him is Alan Churchill Jones; and directly behind them is Edwin L. (Edwin Lee) Hamilton. October 14, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; O'Callaghan, Thomas J.; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-
    • Date: 1952-10-14
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  14. Alan Jones at waterfalls, Fiji, Viti Levu

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Islands; Oceanographers; Waterfalls--Viti Levu (Fiji)
    • Format: image
  15. An unidentified man and Arthur Eugene Maxwell (in white shorts), who was under the tutelage of Roger Revelle and was his first graduate student at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Maxwell helped to record the first successful heat flow measurements through the seafloor during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-53).1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  16. Crew members entertaining themselves in the mess hall of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  17. Edward Sheldon Barr and Bernard Darsey are shown here working on the R/V Horizon (ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Darsey, Bernard
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  18. Group at Bikini

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  19. Group on the fantail of R/V Spencer F. Baird homeward bound from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Standing: Richard von Herzen; Roger Revelle; Willard N. Bascom; Theodore Robert Folsom; unidentified; Alan Churchill Jones; Gustaf Arrhenius; Henri Rotschi; Robert Livingston; Helen Raitt; and Russell W. Raitt; Seated: Philip E. Jackson; Richard E. Blumberg; Ronald Mason; Robert Floyd Dill; Arthur Eugene Maxwell; Winter Davis Horton; and Walter H. (Walter Heinrich) Munk. February 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Von Herzen, Richard P.; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Raitt, Helen; Arrhenius, Gustaf; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Raitt, Russell W.; Blumberg, Richard E.; Jackson, Philip E.; Mason, Ronald; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Livingston, Robert; Rotschi, Henri; Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1953-02
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  20. Group social time drinking beer drinking. Bikini, Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  21. Helen Raitt typing the log in the lab on board the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), the rack in background contains Nansen bottles used for taking water samples at various depths. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Raitt, Helen
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  22. Landing craft approach on Bikini Island beach during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Beaches; Landing craft; Oceanographers; Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Martin W. (Martin Wiggo) Johnson, Norman J. Holter and Commander Hendrix on the landing craft near Bikini Island, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-; Hendrix; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Landing craft
    • Format: image
  24. Milton Nunn Bramlette (sitting) and Roger Revelle are carefully removing a core sample aboard the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) while an unidentified man watches. Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Marine geology; Drill cores; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  25. Norman J. Holter (left) and Commander Hendrix (right) on Bikini Island, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Hendrix
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  26. Oceanographer Alan Churchill Jones shown here uses a strip recorder during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). A chart recorder is an instrument used to record various process and electrical signals. This expedition mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. Scientists studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench, the second deepest place in the ocean, and measured heat flow on the East Pacific Rise. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  27. Oceanographer Norman J. Holter (man in hat), with two other unidentified men, who has just landed on Bikini Island using a landing craft. This photo was taken by a member of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Landing craft; Islands; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  28. Oceanographers Revelle, Roger, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair) Dietz, and Russell W. Raitt on their way back to Viti Levu after a day of diving with the Fijians on the island of Serua during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-; Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Canoes and canoeing; Beaches--Fiji--Viti Levu; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  29. Putting wire over side

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  30. Roger Revelle is telling "Lala" (Mrs. Sarah Winchester Hall) that he likes Tahiti, during a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Hall, Sarah Winchester
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  31. The court of King Neptune during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony. Front row, left to right) Aloysius A. Cartisser; Terrel R. Eddy; Miller (King Neptune); and Marvin F. Hopkins. Standing (left to right) is Steward; Jack L. Wood; Robert Livingston; Friel; Henry William Menard; Robert C. Swanson; William R. Riedel. Capricorn Expedition. R/V Horizon. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Riedel, W.R.; Hopkins, Marvin F.; Eddy, Terrel R.; Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Swanson, Robert C.; Cartisser, Aloysius A.; Wood, Jack L.; Livingston, Robert
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator; Wit and humor--Pictorial; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  32. The scientific staff posing on board the Scripps Institution of Oceanography research vessel, R/V Horizon, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Standing from left to right are Norman J. Holter, Winter Horton, John B. MacFall, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee) Hamilton, Edward Sheldon Barr, and Noel L. Ferris. Seated are unidentified man, unidentified man, Alan Churchill Jones, Bernard Darsey and unidentified man. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Darsey, Bernard; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horton, Winter Davis; Holter, Norman J., 1914-; Ferris, Noel L; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; MacFall, John B.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  33. Three unidentified men on a jungle road on Bikini Island, this photo was taken by a member of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Operation Ivy, the U.S. first test of a thermonuclear bomb, preceded the expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Jungles; Islands; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  34. Unidentified men shown here are using a skiff at night during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Circa 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Lifeboats
    • Format: image
  35. Walter H. Munk with oar. Bikini Area. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Beaches
    • Format: image
  36. Work on fantail of R/V Spencer F. Baird. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Buoys
    • Format: image