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  1. My Fascinating experiences on the island of Bikini

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanography--Research-- North Pacific Ocean; Scientific expeditions--Pacific Ocean; Oceanography--Field work (land); San Diego (Calif.); Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  2. MIDPAC: The First Big Step; From the 1950 Diary of Edward S. Barr Aboard the Research Vessel "HORIZON" Especially prepared for the 25th anniversary commemorating Scripps Institution of Oceanography's initial deep sea expeditions

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1975-08-17
    • Topic: North Pacific Ocean; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-, Journal
    • Format: image
  3. Before the movie showing - after dinner, during an early evening poker game in the Mess Hall. Left to right: Mike, Sydney Rittenberg, Arthur E. Maxwell, Bud Miller, Frank Vaughn (cook), William "Buddy" King. Onboard R/V Horizon, Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); King, William C.; Rittenberg, Sydney Charles, 1914-; Miller, Buck; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Mike; Vaughn, Frank
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Poker
    • Format: image
  4. Navy's EPCE(R) 857 alongside HORIZON

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  5. Thomas Runyon looks at camera as dredge is lowered

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Runyon, Tom
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Dredges
    • Format: image
  6. 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
  7. Crewman Buck Miller, Bikini Island

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Miller, Buck
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Bikini Atoll; Jungles
    • Format: image
  8. EPCE(R) 857 and HORIZON rendezvous 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
  9. 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
  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. R/V HORIZON at dock

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  12. Sydney Rittenberg and Richard Morita examine a recent Phleger core segment

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Morita, Richard Y.; Rittenberg, Sydney Charles, 1914-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Drill cores
    • Format: image
  13. Discovering the MidPac Mountain Range on my watch! Edward S. Barr and the fathometer on Horizon, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950-08-31
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  14. Ed Barr writes his diary, Bikini Island encampment

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land)
    • Format: image
  15. Frank Nolan, Tom Chapman, Clyde Lewis, "Mike" have coffee break in mess hall, R/V Horizon, MidPac Expedition

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Chapman, Tom; Lewis, Clyde; Nolan, Frank; Mike
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships--Interiors
    • Format: image
  16. Necker Island

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Necker Island
    • Format: image
  17. Mid Ocean swim break. Left to right: Roger Revelle, Louis Garrison, Deane Carlson, [William C.] "Buddy" King, Bob Dill

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Swimmers
    • Format: image
  18. Wayne Runyon, Frank Hetzel, and James Snodgrass stream the G.E.K. (geomagnetic-electrokinetigraph) cable from the side bucket at 10 knots!

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Hetzel, George F.; Runyon, Wayne; Snodgrass, James Marion, 1908-1994
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Geomagnetism; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  19. Roger Revelle attaches Nansen bottle to lowering cable from starboard bucket

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  20. Kwajalein Harbor

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Kwajalein Atoll (Marshall Islands); Harbors
    • Format: image