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  1. (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
  2. [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
  3. [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
  4. [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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. Group at Bikini

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  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. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  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. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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
  45. 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
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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