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  1. Robert S. Arthur Slides and Survival Charts

    • Slides and World War II-era cloth survival charts from the collection of physical oceanographer Robert S. Arthur.
    • Creation Date: 1943-1973
  2. Aerial View, R/V Melville at sea

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Melville (Ship)
    • Date: 1970-01-14
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  3. Explosives box, R/V Chiu Lien

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Thomas Washington (Ship); Chiu Lien (Ship); Indopac Expedition
    • Date: 1976-07-27
    • Topic: Harbors; Explosives; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  4. [A Frame of R/V Thomas Washington]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Reid, Joseph L.; Aries Expedition; Thomas Washington (Ship)
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  5. K/M Samudera, Indopac Leg 13

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Indopac Expedition; Samudera (Ship)
    • Date: 1977-04
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  6. R/V Kana Keoki (ship) as seen from the deck of D/V Glomar Challenger (ship) during the Deep Sea Drilling Project. 1979.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Kana Keoki (ship)
    • Date: 1979
    • Topic: Scientific Expeditions; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  7. Ground-Level Bow View - This is a ground-level, head-on bow shot of D/V Glomar Challenger while in drydock before beginning Leg 26 of the Deep Sea Drilling Project. Shown on the bow is the new lookout station to protect seamen from the environments while engaged in the proposed Antarctic voyages. In addition, the newly installed support for a forward radar can be seen on the forecastle mast. The radar was installed to improve navigation during eh Antarctic work proposed for the next three austral summers. The Deep Sea Drilling Project is managed by Scripps Institution of Oceanography of the University of California, San Diego under contract to the National Science Foundation

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1972
    • Topic: Harbors--South Africa--Durban; Deep-sea drilling ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  8. R/V Atlantis 2 leaving Darwin, Indopac Leg 8

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Indopac Expedition; Atlantis II (Ship)
    • Date: 1976-09-02
    • Topic: Oceanography--Australia; Harbors; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  9. San Pedro Portcall, September 25, 1978 [Dr. and Mrs. William A. Nierenberg with drill bit]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-; Nierenberg, Edith Meyerson
    • Date: 1978-09-25
    • Topic: Bits (Drilling and boring); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  10. R/V Thomas Washington, Apra Harbor, Guam

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Thomas Washington (Ship); Indopac Expedition
    • Date: 1977-01-23
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  11. R/V Atlantis 2, off Ceram, Indopac Leg 8

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Thomas Washington (Ship); Atlantis II (Ship); Indopac Expedition
    • Date: 1976-09
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Winches
    • Format: image
  12. Isaacs Fishing Party, June 1971 [Fish on deck R/V Melville]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Phinney, Alan; Antipode Expedition; Melville (Ship)
    • Date: 1971-06
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Fishes
    • Format: image
  13. [R/V Melville, Pago Pago, Antipode Expedition] PP Ant.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Craig, Harmon; Antipode Expedition; Melville (Ship)
    • Date: 1971-08
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  14. San Pedro Portcall, September 25, 1978 [unidentified man, William A. Nierenberg with Glomar Challenger]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship); Deep Sea Drilling Project; Nierenberg, William A. (William Aaron), 1919-
    • Date: 1978-09-25
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Physicists; Scientists; Deep Sea Drilling Project
    • Format: image
  15. Bridge K/M Samudera, Indopac Leg 13

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Kieckhefer, Robert Mariner, 1952-; Samudera (Ship); Indopac Expedition
    • Date: 1977-04
    • Topic: Oceanography--Indonesia; Oceanographic research ships; Ships--Bridges
    • Format: image
  16. Aerial View, R/V Melville at sea

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Melville (Ship)
    • Date: 1970-01-14
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  17. D/V Glomar Challenger - This starboard side view of the Deep Sea Drilling Project's drilling research vessel, Glomar Challenger, was taken in the Atlantic Ocean. The 10,500 ton vessel is 400 feet long, has a beam of 65 feet and a loaded draft of 20 feet. She is a new generation of drilling ships owned by Global Marine, Inc., of Los Angeles, California capable of conducting drilling operations in the open sea using dynamic positioning to maintain position over a bore hole. Visible amidships is the drilling derrick which stands 194 feet above the waterline. Below, not visible, is the 20 X 22 foot center well in which is mounted the guide shoot and through which the bit, drill pipe and other tools are lowered during drilling operations. Forward of the derrick is the Global Marine-designed automatic pipe racker (partially visible) containing 24,000 feet of 5-inch drill pipe. D/V Glomar Challenger is the drilling vessel for the Deep Sea Drilling Project which is managed by Scripps Institution of Oceanography, of the University of California at San Diego, under a contract with the National Science Foundation

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Glomar Challenger (Ship)
    • Date: 1971
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Deep Sea Drilling Project; Deep-sea drilling ships
    • Format: image
  18. Isaacs Fishing Party, June 1971 [Trawl from A-Frame of R/V Melville]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Phinney, Alan; Antipode Expedition; Melville (Ship)
    • Date: 1971-06
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Trawls and trawling
    • Format: image