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  1. [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
  2. [Winter] Horton and [Edwin L.] Hamilton, October 1952, 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-; Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1952-10
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  3. Roger Revelle on board the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), he was serving as the expedition leader and also director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the time. 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
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  4. Natives from Palmerston Island, a coral atoll in the Cook Islands in the Pacific Ocean, come to take a visit on the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  5. 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
  6. Norman J. Holter on board 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; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Holter, Norman J., 1914-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. Naval commander C.N.G. Hendrix 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 Capricorn expedition. 1952.1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Hendrix, C.N.G.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Islands
    • Format: image
  8. Members of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) enjoying a party on the deck of the R/V Spencer F. Baird. Walter Heinrich Munk is the man wearing glasses to the right of the round cylinder on the left side of photo, the white rope in the middle leads down to Roger Revelle (his back to the camera). 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Islands; Entertaining; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  9. 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
  10. [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
  11. 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
  12. Russell W. Raitt shown here is working on some seismic records board 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; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Marine geology; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  13. [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
  14. Gustaf Arrhenius (sitting) and Roger Revelle examine a drill core, 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; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Arrhenius, Gustaf
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Drill cores; Oceanographers; Marine geology
    • Format: image
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are preparing to perform a native dance called the \"Nuku Hiva\". The Marquesas Islands were colonized by sea-faring Polynesians as early as 300 A.D., thought to originate from Samoa. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  18. [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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. Oceanographer's Roger Revelle holding some cable and about to be spiked by Gustaf Arrhenius, as a joke for the camera, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). This was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon and Spencer F. Baird 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: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Arrhenius, Gustaf
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Wit and humor--Pictorial; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  23. 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
  24. [John D. Isaacs, ?, and Willard Bascom] Feeding wire out, Bikini area

    • 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; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  25. Scientists on the fantail of R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) homeward bound from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Back row (left to right): Richard von Herzen; Roger Revelle; Willard N. Bascom; Theodore Robert Folsom; Alan Churchill Jones; Gustaf Arrhenius; Henri Rotschi; Robert Livingston; Russell Raitt. Seated (Left to right): Philip E. Jackson; Richard E. Blumberg; Ronald Mason; Robert Floyd Dill; Arthur Eugene Maxwell; Winter Davis Horton; Walter H. (Walter Heinrich) Munk; and Helen Raitt. February 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Von Herzen, Richard P.; Raitt, Helen; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Livingston, Robert; Arrhenius, Gustaf; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horton, Winter Davis; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Jackson, Philip E.; Mason, Ronald G.; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989; Rotschi, Henri; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Raitt, Russell W.; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Blumberg, Richard
    • Date: 1953-02
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • 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. Scripps Institution of Oceanography's John Isaacs (center) with crew working with oceanographic instrumentation off the stern of the R/V Spencer F. Baird during the Capricorn Expedition in the Bikini area, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  28. Arthur Maxwell, H. William Menard, M.N. Bramlette observe the fathometer recording at Alexa Bank on R/V Spencer F. Baird

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977
    • Date: 1952-12-09
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  29. 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
  30. Jonsey and Darsey

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Darsey, Bernard; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  31. Martin Johnson, Jeff Holter and unidentified man at camp

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions; Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  32. Martin Wiggo Johnson and Bernard Darsey on an island during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Johnson was at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. He was a recipient of the Alexander Agassiz Medal, 1959, for his outstanding leadership in biological and general oceanography. 1952.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Darsey, Bernard; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Islands; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  33. 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
  34. [Alan C.] Jones and Daray [i.e. Bernard Darsey], R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Darsey, Bernard
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Scientific instruments; Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  35. [Norman Jefferies] Holter, R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Holter, Norman J., 1914
    • Date: 1952-09
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  36. Adjusting wave recording meter on Cherrete Island. Stan Ruttenberg and Jeff Holter

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Ruttenberg, Stanley; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952-10-23
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  37. An unidentified man and Arthur Eugene Maxwell (in white shorts) lowering instrument at the stern of the ship. Maxwell helped to record the first successful heat flow measurements through the seafloor during the Capricorn Expedition. 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; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  38. Arthur Maxwell and group on ship fantail, Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  39. Arthur Maxwell. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Wit and humor--Pictorial; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  40. Beer and movie at the Back and Atom Club, Bikini Island, during Capricorn Expedition. November 4, 1952. Front: Willard Bascom, John MacFall, Walter Munk. Middle: Martin Johnson, Buddy King

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; King, William C.; MacFall, John B.
    • Date: 1952-11-04
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  41. Crew and scientists spelling out "RV HORIZON SIO LA JOLLA CALIF" on the fantail of R/V Horizon, during the Capricorn Expedition. Walter H. Munk seated at left. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  42. Crew members (left to right): Edward (Edward Sheldon) Barr, Bernard Darsey and Jeff (Norman J.) Holter enjoy a gourmet meal from cans "Abstain I" encampment on Eniman Island, Bikini Atoll, during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). October 27, 1952.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983; Darsey, Bernard; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1952-10-27
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  43. Group portrait: Phil Jackson, Russell Raitt, Larimore, Menard

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Larrimore, Wayne H.; Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Raitt, Russell W.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  44. Group socializing drinking beer. Walter Munk in back row on right. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  45. Helen Raitt, is perhaps best known as the first woman to take part in an extended American oceanographic expedition called the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). She is seen here doing clerical work on the deck of the Spencer F. Baird (Ship) during that expedition. Circa 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Raitt, Helen
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  46. Jonesey. Alan C. Jones Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  47. Lab interior, normal light, R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Darsey, Bernard
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Scientific instruments; Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  48. Lowering of a core oceanographic instrument into the ocean at night is being done here, during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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 during this expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  49. Lowering of a core oceanographic instrument into the ocean is being done here, during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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 during this expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  50. Marine geologist Richard Von Herzen looking at some seismic records during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 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: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Von Herzen, Richard P.
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Marine geology; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  51. Milton Nunn Bramlette (left) and Roger Revelle are reviewing some core samples 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; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bramlette, Milton Nunn, 1896-1977; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Drill cores; Oceanographers; Marine geology
    • Format: image
  52. Norman J. Holter and Edwin L. (Edwin Lee) Hamilton on board 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; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Holter, Norman J., 1914-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  53. Norman Jeff Holter. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  54. Oceanographer Alan Churchill Jones during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), shown here working on a wave recorder. 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-; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  55. Palmer, Holter, Ferris

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Palmer, Clarence; Holter, Norman J., 1914-1983
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  56. Quarters below on R/V SPENCER F. BAIRD, Alan Jones, top bunk, Ned Barr, center and John MacFall lower bunk

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; MacFall, John B.; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1952-11
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers; Wit and humor--Pictorial
    • Format: image
  57. Quarters below on R/V SPENCER F. BAIRD, Alan Jones, top bunk, Ned Barr, center and John MacFall lower bunk.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); MacFall, John B.; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-
    • Date: 1952-11
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  58. Returning in a skiff from Keppel and Niuatoputapu Islands in the island nation of Tonga, in the Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) is Willard N. Bascom (left) and other members of the expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Lifeboats; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  59. Roger Revelle and Jeffery Dean Frautschy gloating over the wire cable delivered to the research vessel Spencer F. Baird on the eve of the departure of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography's Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Scientists mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. Scientists also studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench, the second deepest place in the ocean, and measured heat flow on the East Pacific Rise. October 25, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952-10-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  60. Ronald Mason, Martin Johnson and Ted Folsom [at lunch]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Mason, Ronald G.; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1894-1984; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989
    • Date: 1953
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  61. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are preparing to perform the ancient dance of the loving pigs. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  62. Scripps Institution of Oceanography's John Isaacs (right) belaying line into a winch with oceanographic instrumentation off the stern of the R/V Spencer F. Baird during the Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  63. 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
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. 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
  67. 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
  68. (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
  69. [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
  70. [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
  71. 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
  72. 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
  73. 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
  74. 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
  75. Group at Bikini

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  76. 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
  77. 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
  78. 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
  79. 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
  80. 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
  81. 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
  82. 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
  83. 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
  84. 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
  85. 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