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  1. Vava'u Island in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), in this photo the view of the cliffs and ships at the foot of the cliffs can be seen. January1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  2. Vava'u Island and a smaller island, in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  3. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  4. R/V Spencer F. Baird moored at a dock in American Samoa unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  5. A view of Tahiti, largest island in the Windward group of French Polynesia, located in the archipelago of Society Islands in the southern Pacific Ocean, as ships of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) are passing near. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands; Tahiti
    • Format: image
  6. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  7. P.P.I. Baird Departure Trans-pac Dept.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Transpac Expedition; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Wooster, Warren Shriver, 1921-
    • Date: 1953-07
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  8. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  9. R/V Horizon moored at a dock in American Samoa unincorporated territory of the United States located in the South Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  10. During a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) in the harbor at Nukualofa, the capital, chief port and largest city of Tonga, waiting for the ship to dock Christmas Eve is Helen Raitt (white spot in the shed). Norfolk pines in the distance hide Queen Salote's palace. December 24, 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1952-12-24
    • Topic: Harbors
    • Format: image
  11. Vava'u Island, in the island nation of Tonga in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  12. Entering Vava'u which is an island chain consisting of one large island and forty smaller ones in Tonga during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image