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  1. Biographies of Senior members of Capricorn Scientific Party

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Arrhenius, Gustaf; Fairbridge, Rhodes Whitmore, 1914-; Bramlette, Milton Nun, 1896-1977; Livingston, Robert Burr; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Folsom, Theodore Robert, 1908-1989; Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984; Isaacs, John D. (John Dove)
    • Date: 1952-09-25
    • Topic: Oceanographers--biography; Scientists--Biography; San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  2. 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
  3. Returning in a skiff from Keppel and Niuatoputapu Islands in the island nation of Tonga, in the Pacific Ocean during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953) is Willard N. Bascom (left) and other members of the expedition. 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Lifeboats; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  4. Willard Bascom and Ronald Mason

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Mason, Ronald G.; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  5. Willard N. Bascom, at left, readying instruments raft onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird. Bikini area. Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  6. Putting wire over side

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. [Willard] Bascom raft -skiff- Bikini

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Lifeboats; Buoys
    • Format: image
  8. Willard N. Bascom and his floating wave recorder raft and recording instrument package. Capricorn Expedition, October 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952-10
    • Topic: Oceanographic buoys; Oceanographic instruments; Waves--Experiments
    • Format: image
  9. Beer and movie at the Back and Atom Club, Bikini Island, during Capricorn Expedition. November 4, 1952. Front: Willard Bascom, John MacFall, Walter Munk. Middle: Martin Johnson, Buddy King

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Johnson, Martin W. (Martin Wiggo), 1893-1984; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-; King, William C.; MacFall, John B.
    • Date: 1952-11-04
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands)
    • Format: image
  10. Henri Rotschi (left) holds a basket used to collect pearl shell. Tehaiere Paniora (center) and Willard N. Bascom (right) are shown here examining weight line. Crew members are on a break from the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Paniora, Tehaiere; Rotschi, Henri
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Pearl divers
    • Format: image
  11. Takaroan pearl divers, Fereti and Tehaiere, confer with Capricorn diver Willard Bascom

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Ferete; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Paniora; Tehaire
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Pearl divers
    • Format: image
  12. 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
  13. Willard Bascom and John Isaacs discuss matters onboard R/V Spencer F. Baird, Capricorn Expedition, 1952

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Bascom, Willard N., 1916-
    • Date: 1952
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  14. Scientist/scuba divers including Walter Heinrich Munk (securing belt) and Willard Bascom (to right of Munk) working from a motor launch at a Pleistocene atoll called Alexa Bank during the Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953). This was the first Scripps Institution of Oceanography expedition to use scuba divers to explore the Pacific. Research ships Horizon and 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. December 1952.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Spencer F. Baird (Ship); Capricorn Expedition (1952-1953); Livingston, Robert; Bascom, Willard N., 1916-; Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-
    • Date: 1952-12
    • Topic: Scuba diving
    • Format: image
  15. 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
  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