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  1. Deck of the U. S. Fisheries Commission steamer Albatross (ship), during a research trip by zoologist William Emerson Ritter. March 1904.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Albatross Expedition (1904-1905); Albatross (Ship)
    • Date: 1904-03
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  2. Helen Hill Raitt, the first woman to take part in an extended American oceanographic expedition called the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); she is doing clerical work at a desk during this expedition on the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship). Capricorn Expedition was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon (ship) and Spencer F. Baird (ship) 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. Circa 1953.

    • Collection: SIO Photographs Collection
    • Name: Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Raitt, Helen
    • Date: 1935
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions
    • Format: image
  3. Bathymetric contour chart of the sea floor between the Hawaiian and Marshall Islands during the MidPac Expedition (1950), also showing the track of the M/V Horizon, and U.S.S. EPCE(R)857, and U.S.S. Tuscaroria. November 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: MidPac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Wells, John West; Hamilton, Edwin Lee
    • Date: 1950-11
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Dredging; Submarine Geology; Maps
    • Format: image
  4. Coring device being lowered in the water by a man on board the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship), during the Mukluk Expedition (1957) for cores and dredge samples. August 1957.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Mukluk Expedition (1957)
    • Date: 1957-08
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Core Drilling; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  5. George G. Shor, cruise leader, on board the R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) during the Scripps Institution of Oceanography Mukluk Expedition (1957) for cores and dredge samples. August 1957.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Mukluk Expedition (1957); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Shor, George G.
    • Date: 1957-08
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Scientific Expeditions
    • Format: image
  6. R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, at sea during the Mukluk Expedition (1957). July 1957.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Mukluk Expedition (1957); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1957-07
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  7. Drawing and watercolor of a beach in Thailand during the Naga Expedition, 1959-1961. August 30, 1959.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Naga Expedition
    • Date: 1959-08-30
    • Topic: Illustrations; Scientific Expeditions; Thailand; Beaches
    • Format: image
  8. Drawing and watercolor of a building and garden in a Thailand during the Naga Expedition, 1959-1961. August 28, 1959.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Naga Expedition
    • Date: 1959-08-28
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Illustrations; Thailand
    • Format: image