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  1. Glomar Challenger in drydock at the Bethlehem Steel Company Shipbuilding Yards in Hoboken, New Jersey. The New York skyline shows in the background.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Shipyards--United States; Deep-sea drilling ships; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  2. [Christmas display in galley of Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1969-12-25
    • Topic: Christmas cookery; Christmas decorations; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  3. Deep Sea Scientists-Three scientists examine a worn-out drill bit, which was used on the second leg of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. Left to right, Maria Bianca Cita, of Milan Italy; Elizabeth Lee Gealy, of Scripps Institution of Oceanography; and Catherine Nigrini, of Toronto, Canada. Cita and Nigrini were scientific staff for the Second DSDP Leg - New York to Dakar. Gealy was Executive Staff Geologist for DSDP at SIO. 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Cita, Maria Bianca; Nigrini, Catherine; Gealy, Elizabeth Lee
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Scientists; Geologists; Women in science; Bits (Drilling and boring); Women scientists
    • Format: image
  4. Robert F. Bauer, left, Chairman of the Board, Global Marine, Inc., and William A. Nierenberg, left, SIO Director and Principal Investigator for the Deep Sea Drilling Project, were hosts at a dinner at the Atlantic Restaurant. Tom O. Jones, of the National Science Foundation, center, was one of the honored guests. Mrs. Nierenberg is second from the left, while Mrs. Bauer is second from right. 1969

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project, Photo by Larry Lauve; Bauer, Robert F.; Jones, Tom O.; Nierenberg, Edith Meyerson; Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-
    • Date: 1969
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Global Marine Exploration Company
    • Format: image
  5. Portrait of V.F. ("Swede") Larson

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Larson, Valdemar F.
    • Date: 1969-07-02
    • Topic: Oceanographers--Portraits; Scientists--Portraits; Engineers
    • Format: image
  6. Maurice Ewing (center) an American geophysicist and oceanographer and who also served as the chief scientist for the international deep sea drilling project shown here with two unidentified men on board the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Scientists
    • Format: image
  7. [Profile, Glomar Challenger, cMarch 23, 1968]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Global Marine, Inc.; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968-03-23
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Deep-sea drilling ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  8. Unidentified Deep Sea Drilling Project staff member on the deck of the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  9. Rig Floor Operations on Glomar Challenger

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Date: 1969
    • Topic: Deep-sea drilling ships; Drill pipe; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Boring
    • Format: image
  10. View of stern thrusters in skeg of Global Marine Inc.'s Glomar Challenger while on ways just before the launch 23 March [1968] in yards of Livingston Shipbuilding Co., Orange, Texas. Thruster tunnels are 57 inches in diameter. Starboard screw also is visible in photo. Similar pair of thrusters is located in bow of vessel. Computer-controlled thrusters will hold ship on station during drilling of core holes in up to 20,000 feet of water in Atlantic and Pacific Oceans during Deep-Sea Drilling Project. The Global Marine-designed ship has a length of 400 feet, beam of 65 feet, and displacement of 10,500 tons.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Global Marine, Inc.; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968-03-23
    • Topic: Deep-sea drilling ships; Oceanographic research ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  11. [Forward deck of Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographic research ships; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  12. Unidentified man and geologist Betty Gealy aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger during the Deep Sea Drilling Project. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Gealy, Elizabeth Lee
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Geologists; Deep-sea drilling ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  13. Mr. K.E. Brunot, Project Manager

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Brunot, Kenneth E.
    • Date: 1969-01-03
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Engineers--Portraits
    • Format: image
  14. "W.H. Berger"

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: SIO Photographic Laboratory; Berger, Wolfgang H.
    • Date: 1966
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Scientists--Portraits; Portrait photography; Scripps Institution of Oceanography--Faculty; Oceanographers--Portraits
    • Format: image
  15. The "Big Three Confer" aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. (Left to right); Melvin N.A. Peterson professor of oceanography and who also directed the Deep Sea Drilling Project from Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1971 to 1986. Ken Brunot the Deep Sea Drilling Project Manager and also William A. Nierenberg who served from 1965 to 1986 as director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography and vice chancellor of marine sciences at UCSD. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-; Peterson, Melvin N. A.; Brunot, Kenneth
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographers; Geologists; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  16. Melvin N.A. Peterson (center) professor of oceanography and who also directed the Deep Sea Drilling Project from Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1971 to 1986, shown here with two unidentified men aboard the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Peterson, Melvin N. A.
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Geologists; Oceanographers; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  17. Maurice Ewing an American geophysicist and oceanographer and who also served as the chief scientist on board the research ship D/V Glomar Challenger. Circa 1968.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
    • Date: 1968
    • Topic: Scientists--Portraits; Geophysicists--Portraits; Oceanographers--Portraits
    • Format: image