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  1. Oil Core from sigsbee Knolls-Scientific staff of Leg I of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, are holding the oil-bearing core from the Challenger Knoll. Left to right: Dr. W.A. Berggren, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; Dr. Emile A. Pessagno, Jr., Oil Corporation, Ponca City, Oka.; Dr. David Bukry, U.S. Geological Survey, La Jolla, California; Dr. J. Lamar Worzel, Associate Director, Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Columbia University; Technician Steve Ivey, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, Calif.; Dr. Maruice Ewing, Director, Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Colubia University and Dr. Creighton Burk, Mobile Oil Corp., New York city. First leg scientists, Dr. Alfred G. Fischer, of Princton University was not present when the photograph was taken. Dr. Ewing and Dr. Worzel were Cruise Co-Chief Scientists on Leg I - Orange, Texas to New York City.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974; Worzel, J. Lamar (John Lamar), 1919-; Pessagno, Emile A.; Berggren, W. A.
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Geophysicists; Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Scientists
    • Format: image
  2. Geophysicsts-Dr. Maurice Ewing, left, and dr. J. Lamar Worzel, Director and Associate Director, respectively, of Columbia University's Lamong Geological Observatory, will be co-chief scientists on the first leg of the Deep Sea Drilling Project, schedule to commence in late June 1968

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Worzel, J. Lamar (John Lamar), 1919-; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Scientists; Oceanographers; Geophysicists
    • Format: image
  3. Oil-Laden Core-Dr. Maurice Ewing (left), of Lamont Geological Observatory, looks at a piece of oil-laden sedimentary core being held by Dr. J. Lamar Worzel, also of Lamong. The two noted geophysics were Co-Chief Scientists on the first leg of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. The oil core was recovered at the Sigsbee Knoll in the Gulf of Mexico in 11,743 feet of water with drill bit penetration 480 feet threough the floor of the Gulf. Holding the plastic core container at the right is Jim Dean, of Mobile Oil who was Cruise Operations Manager aboard the drill ship, Glomar Challenger

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Dean, James; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974; Worzel, J. Lamar (John Lamar), 1919-
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Drill cores; Deep-sea drilling ships; Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Geophysicists; Scientists
    • Format: image