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  1. T.L.S. to Martin Wiggo Johnson

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1975-07-21
    • Format: image
  2. Members Of Capricorn Expedition

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: La Jolla Light; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1956-09-13
    • Format: image
  3. Radio Broadcast] University of California South Pacific Festiva

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: University of California; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1954-05-02
    • Format: image
  4. [Horizon] Leaving Tonga

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-12-27
    • Topic: Tonga; Oceanographic research ships; Islands
    • Format: image
  5. SIO Log

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-05-01
    • Format: image
  6. Diving During Capricorn Expedition

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-03-25
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions; San Diego (Calif.); Oceanography; Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  7. Baird arrives 12 O'clock tomorrow...

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-20
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions; San Diego (Calif.); Oceanography
    • Format: image
  8. [Crowd behind gate on Marine Facilities Pier] Home

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-18
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  9. Coronado Island

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-18
    • Topic: Islands; San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  10. Pt. Loma

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-18
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  11. Robert Livingston shown here with an aqualung during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953), this expedition was the first to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Livingston participated in the expedition, as the medical officer and also as one of the early scuba divers. February 16, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Livingston, Robert
    • Date: 1953-02-16
    • Topic: Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  12. Robert Livingston shown here with an aqualung prepares to go over the side on the last dive of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) this expedition was the first to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Livingston participated in the expedition, as the medical officer and also as one of the early scuba divers. February 16, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Livingston, Robert
    • Date: 1953-02-16
    • Topic: Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  13. Willard N. Bascom inspecting the \"aqua lungs\" on deck of the R/V Spencer Baird (ship) during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). This was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. February 16, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1953-02-16
    • Topic: Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  14. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-12
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions; Oceanography; San Diego (Calif.); Marquesas Island (French Polynesia)
    • Format: image
  15. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-02-10
    • Topic: Tonga; Viti Levu (Fiji); Oceanography; San Diego (Calif.); Scientific expeditions
    • Format: image
  16. Group on the fantail of R/V Spencer F. Baird homeward bound from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Standing: Richard von Herzen; Roger Revelle; Willard N. Bascom; Theodore Robert Folsom; unidentified; Alan Churchill Jones; Gustaf Arrhenius; Henri Rotschi; Robert Livingston; Helen Raitt; and Russell W. Raitt; Seated: Philip E. Jackson; Richard E. Blumberg; Ronald Mason; Robert Floyd Dill; Arthur Eugene Maxwell; Winter Davis Horton; and Walter H. (Walter Heinrich) Munk. February 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Von Herzen, Richard P.; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Raitt, Helen; Arrhenius, Gustaf; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Raitt, Russell W.; Blumberg, Richard E.; Jackson, Philip E.; Mason, Ronald; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Livingston, Robert; Rotschi, Henri; Horton, Winter Davis
    • Date: 1953-02
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  17. Scientists on the fantail of R/V Spencer F. Baird (ship) homeward bound from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Back row (left to right): Richard von Herzen; Roger Revelle; Willard N. Bascom; Theodore Robert Folsom; Alan Churchill Jones; Gustaf Arrhenius; Henri Rotschi; Robert Livingston; Russell Raitt. Seated (Left to right): Philip E. Jackson; Richard E. Blumberg; Ronald Mason; Robert Floyd Dill; Arthur Eugene Maxwell; Winter Davis Horton; Walter H. (Walter Heinrich) Munk; and Helen Raitt. February 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Von Herzen, Richard P.; Raitt, Helen; Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Livingston, Robert; Arrhenius, Gustaf; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horton, Winter Davis; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Jackson, Philip E.; Mason, Ronald G.; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989; Rotschi, Henri; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Raitt, Russell W.; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Blumberg, Richard
    • Date: 1953-02
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  18. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-28
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.); Scientific expeditions; Marquesas Island (French Polynesia); Oceanography; Tahiti
    • Format: image
  19. [Marquesans at the village of Taiohae dancing]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Dance--Polynesia; Polynesians
    • Format: image
  20. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are performing a native dance called the \"Nuku Hiva\". The Marquesas Islands were colonized by sea-faring Polynesians as early as 300 A.D., thought to originate from Samoa. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  21. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are performing a native dance called the \"Nuku Hiva\". The Marquesas Islands were colonized by sea-faring Polynesians as early as 300 A.D., thought to originate from Samoa. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  22. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are preparing to perform a native dance called the \"Nuku Hiva\". The Marquesas Islands were colonized by sea-faring Polynesians as early as 300 A.D., thought to originate from Samoa. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  23. Scientific crew from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) taking a break on the Marquesas Island. Here the Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are preparing to perform the ancient dance of the loving pigs. January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  24. The Marquesans at the village of Taiohae, are performing the ancient dance of the loving pigs for the scientists and crew of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Dance--French Polynesia--Marquesas Islands
    • Format: image
  25. This is Pakoko Rapa Piau a cultural Marquesan leader of traditional dances. The Marquesas Islands were colonized by sea-faring Polynesians as early as 300 A.D., thought to originate from Samoa. His concern voiced to the scientific party of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) during a break was \"When he is gone, who will remember them?\" January 25, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Pakoko Rapa Piau
    • Date: 1953-01-25
    • Topic: Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia)
    • Format: image
  26. Nuku Hiva

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-24
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  27. [Beach in Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Beaches; Islands
    • Format: image
  28. [Fales near beach]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Beaches; Tahitians--Housing; Islands
    • Format: image
  29. [House]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Cities and towns--Pacific Area; Tahitians--Housing
    • Format: image
  30. [Monument]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Public sculpture; Monuments
    • Format: image
  31. [Plants near road]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Flowers
    • Format: image
  32. [Quinn's Tahitian Hut, Tahiti Street Scene]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  33. [Quinn's Tahitian Hut]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Harbors
    • Format: image
  34. [River Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Rivers; Islands
    • Format: image
  35. [River Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Rivers; Islands
    • Format: image
  36. [River Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Rivers; Islands
    • Format: image
  37. [Road around Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Roads--Tahiti; Beaches
    • Format: image
  38. [Village]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Villages; Islands; Cities and towns--Pacific Area
    • Format: image
  39. [Woman with children washing at River, Tahiti]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Rivers
    • Format: image
  40. A large business building on the island of Tahiti, the largest island in the French Polynesia archipelago located in the South Pacific. Photo was taken by a crew member of the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) while visiting Tahiti. January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  41. Canal Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Canals--Tahiti; Palms
    • Format: image
  42. Canoe in bay. Papeete, Tahiti. Capricorn Expedition, January 17, 1953

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Canoes and canoeing
    • Format: image
  43. Girls in river Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Swimmers; Islands; Tahitians
    • Format: image
  44. Girls in river Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Tahitians; Swimmers; Islands
    • Format: image
  45. Girls on Bicycles Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Tahitians
    • Format: image
  46. Horizon in Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Harbors
    • Format: image
  47. Loti [Monument] Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Loti, Pierre, 1850-1923
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Loti, Pierre, 1850-1923--Monuments; Public sculpture
    • Format: image
  48. Point Venus Lighthouse

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Lighthouses
    • Format: image
  49. River Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Rivers; Islands
    • Format: image
  50. Road around Tahiti

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Roads--Tahiti; Automobiles; Islands
    • Format: image
  51. Roger Revelle is telling "Lala" (Mrs. Sarah Winchester Hall) that he likes Tahiti, during a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Hall, Sarah Winchester
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  52. Tahiti Fishnets drying

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Fishing nets; Beaches; Islands
    • Format: image
  53. Tahiti interior

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Palms; Islands
    • Format: image
  54. Venus Point

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Beaches; Islands
    • Format: image
  55. Venus Point

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Beaches
    • Format: image
  56. View of Moorea Island in French Polynesia in the South Pacific as seen from sea from one of the research ships during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Moorea Island (Society Islands)
    • Format: image
  57. View of Moorea Island in French Polynesia in the South Pacific as seen from sea from one of the research ships during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Islands; Moorea Island (Society Islands)
    • Format: image
  58. View of Moorea Islandat at sunset in French Polynesia in the South Pacific as seen from sea from one of the research ships during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 17, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-17
    • Topic: Moorea Island (Society Islands); Islands
    • Format: image
  59. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-13
    • Topic: Tonga; Scientific expeditions; Oceanography; San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  60. Ben Masters (left) chief of Palmerston Island visiting with Roger Revelle (right) on board the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). Revelle was serving as the expedition leader and also director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the time. January 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Masters, Ben
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Cook Islands
    • Format: image
  61. During the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) a stopover at Palmerston Island was made, in this photo we see local natives aboard the ships for a visit. Palmerston Island is a coral atoll in the Cook Islands in the Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon and the Spencer F. Baird mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. Scientists studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench, the second deepest place in the ocean, and measured heat flow on the East Pacific Rise. Janaury 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Cook Islanders
    • Format: image
  62. During the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) a stopover at Palmerston Island was made, in this photo we see local natives aboard the ships for a visit. Palmerston Island is a coral atoll in the Cook Islands in the Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon and the Spencer F. Baird mapped seamounts and guyots and other features of the Pacific seafloor. Scientists studied the 35,400 foot deep Tonga Trench, the second deepest place in the ocean, and measured heat flow on the East Pacific Rise. Janaury 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Cook Islanders
    • Format: image
  63. Group of people aboard the R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Masters, Bob; Masters, Joe; Livingston, Robert Burr, 1918-; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Cook Islanders; Polynesians; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  64. Joe and Bob Masters dance to music played by Palmerston natives aboard the R/V Horizon

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Masters, Bob; Jackson, Philip E.; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Livingston, Robert Burr, 1918-; Masters, Joe
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Cook Islanders; Polynesians
    • Format: image
  65. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Scientific expeditions; Oceanography; Tonga; San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  66. Natives from Palmerston Island, a coral atoll in the Cook Islands in the Pacific Ocean, come to take a visit on the research vessel Spencer F. Baird (Ship), during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 12, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Oceanographic research ships; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  67. Palmerston islanders in sailboats

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-12
    • Topic: Polynesians; Cook Islanders; Sailboats
    • Format: image
  68. Plan of the day

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-10
    • Format: image
  69. General Operating Plan Pago Pago to San Diego

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-09
    • Format: image
  70. General Operating Plan Pago Pago to San Diego

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Horizon (Ship)
    • Date: 1953-01-09
    • Topic: Marquesas Islands (French Polynesia); French Polynesia; Scientific expeditions; American Samoa; Oceanography
    • Format: image
  71. Operation Plan for Pago Pago to Papeete

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-09
    • Format: image
  72. Excerpts from letter of Roger Revelle

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-07
    • Topic: Tonga; Oceanography; Niuatoputapu Island (Tonga); American Samoa; Scientific expeditions
    • Format: image
  73. [Grotto] Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Marine caves; Islands
    • Format: image
  74. [Men on sailboat,] Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Tongans; Sailboats
    • Format: image
  75. [Sunset] Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Islands; Tonga
    • Format: image
  76. [Wave washing over ship stern]

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Ocean waves; Oceanography
    • Format: image
  77. A.L.S. to "Members of the Royal Society for the protection of wives of absent oceanographers...

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Dill, Robert Floyd, 1925-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Format: image
  78. Children, Kios Vava'u, Tonga Islands. Capricorn Expedition, January 6, 1953

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Villages; Tongans; Children--Tonga; Islands
    • Format: image
  79. Harbor near Neiafu Vava'u Tonga Island

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Harbors; Islands
    • Format: image
  80. Memorandum to All Hands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Tonga; Scientific expeditions; San Diego (Calif.); Oceanography; Entertaining
    • Format: image
  81. Rainmaker Mt., Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Tonga; Islands
    • Format: image
  82. Sick native brought to Baird, Tafahi Island, Tonga Islands

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Tongans; Sailboats
    • Format: image
  83. Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Tonga; Villages; Islands
    • Format: image
  84. Vava'u

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Jones, Alan Churchill, 1927-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-06
    • Topic: Islands
    • Format: image
  85. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps 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: Coral; Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  86. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Scuba diving; Coral
    • Format: image
  87. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Scuba diving; Coral
    • Format: image
  88. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps 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: Coral; Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  89. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953)
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Scuba diving; Coral
    • Format: image
  90. Diver, either Walter Munk or Robert Livingston, doing some underwater field work during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) off the island of Vava'u, part of the Tonga island chains in the South Pacific Ocean. This was the first Scripps 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: Coral; Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  91. Scripps Institution of Oceanography's own Walter H. (Walter Heinrich) Munk and Robert B. Livingston reviewing the sandy ocean bottom of the Vava'u Islands in the island nation of Tonga, in the South Pacific during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). January 5, 1953.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; Livingston, Robert
    • Date: 1953-01-05
    • Topic: Scuba diving
    • Format: image