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  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Phil Jackson in scuba gear over Alexa Bank

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Jackson, Philip E.
    • Date: 1952-12
    • Topic: Scuba apparatus; Scuba diving; Reefs
    • Format: image
  4. Policeman at Suva, Fiji

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12-12
    • Topic: Police; Harbors
    • Format: image
  5. Pollywog (first time Equator crosser) Roger Revelle being initiated by King Neptune's Court during an Equator Crossing the Line ceremony. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Crossing the equator; Wit and humor--Pictorial
    • Format: image
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. R/V Spencer F. Baird "on station." Main winch, control booth and boat deck, viewed from top of 30 foot A frame

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. 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
  14. Roger Revelle and his makeshift scale, shown here adjusting the balance arm for 1 gram, aboard R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) while on the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). November 1952.

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1952-11
    • Topic: Weighing instruments; Scales (Weighing instruments)
    • Format: image
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. Setting up camp

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Scientific expeditions
    • Format: image
  19. Taxi in Suva, Fiji

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12
    • Topic: Automobiles; Suva (Fiji)
    • Format: image
  20. The Baksh family of Suva, Fiji, and Sister Norton from U.S.A. Capricorn Expedition, December 12, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Baksh Family
    • Date: 1952-12-12
    • Topic: Suva (Fiji)
    • Format: image