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  1. Roger Revelle and Robert Dietz, co-chief scientists on the MidPac Expedition of 1950, discussing significance of lithified globigerina ooze dredged from western Pacific. The Cretaceous fossils enclosed indicated a much younger age than expected -- a mystery which remained unresolved until later explained by plate tectonics and continental drift. Shot 1 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1951
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  2. Jeffery Frautschy with cores in hand while on the deck of R/V Horizon during the MidPac expedition. The MidPac expedition was a joint venture by Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the U.S. Navy which discovered the Mid-Pacific Mountain Range on the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Frautschy, Jeffery Dean
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Scientific instruments; Oceanographers; Drill cores
    • Format: image
  3. Robert Huffer, Deane Carlson, Richard Y. Morita, and Arthur E. Maxwell shown here in Honolulu, Hawaii, during a break from the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Morita, Richard Y.; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Huffer, Robert; Carlson, Dean
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Honolulu (Hawaii); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  4. Arthur Eugene Maxwell, and others, deploying a oceanographic instrument off the fantail of the R/V Horizon during the MidPac expedition. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  5. Jeffery Frautschy (center) and two unidentified men shown here were deploying a bathythermograph instrument into the Pacific waters during the MidPac expedition. The MidPac expedition was a joint venture by Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the U.S. Navy which discovered the Mid-Pacific Mountain Range on the bottom of the Pacific Ocean. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Frautschy, Jeffery Dean
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Scientific instruments; Oceanographers; Bathythermograph
    • Format: image
  6. Jeff [Scientists on deck of R/V HORIZON. Rear, standing:] Ed Barr, Louis Garrison, Jeffery Frautschy, Arthur Maxwell, James Snodgrass. Middle row: Bob Dill, K.O. Emery, Russell Raitt. Front row: Bob Huffer, Tom Runyon, Ed Brayton, Edwin Hamilton, Roger Revelle. Dick Morita is seated in the foreground.

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Runyon, Thomas; Morita, Richard Y.; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Raitt, Russell W.; Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Brayton, Edward; Emery, K.O. (Kenneth Orris), 1914-; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Snodgrass, James Marion, 1908-1994; Huffer, Robert; Garrison, Louis; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  7. Herb Mann - Honolulu, Hawaii; this photo was taken by a member of the scientific party while taking a break during the Midpac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Mann, Herbert
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Honolulu (Hawaii); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  8. Microbiologist Richard Y. Morita (shown here facing camera), is seen here along with two unidentified men on the deck the R/V Horizon during the MidPac expedition. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  9. Microbiologist Richard Y. Morita who served on the MidPac Expedition (1950), is shown here in a banyan tree in Honolulu, Hawaii, during a break from the expedition. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Honolulu (Hawaii)
    • Format: image
  10. Richard Y. Morita, a microbiologist at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, shown here in a island graveyard during a break from the Midpac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Cemeteries
    • Format: image
  11. Bikini Island's "Little Petunia" encampment. Left to right: Edward Barr, Bob Dill, Dean Carlson, George Brayton, Wayne Runyon. Midpac Expedition, September 1950

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Huffer, Robert; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Brayton, George; Runyon, Wayne; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Carlson, Dean
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  12. Bikini Encampment: Standing (L to R): unidentified, Robert Dill?, Roger Revelle, unidentified, Edwin Hamilton; Seated (L to R): Jeffery Frautschy, Robert Dietz, H. William Menard, K.O. Emery and Unidentified. Midpac Expedition, 1950

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-; Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Emery, Kenneth O. (Kenneth Orris), 1914-; Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  13. Unidentified men on deck of the R/V Horizon shown here examine the contents of a bucket during the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950)
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  14. Fantail of R/V Horizon, MidPac Expedition, 1950: Back: James Marion Snodgrass, Arthur E. Maxwell, Jeffery Frautschy, Lew Garrison, Ned Barr; Front: Russell Raitt, Kenneth O. Emery, Robert Floyd Dill, Roger Revelle, Edwin L. Hamilton, Ed Brayton, Tom Runyon, Bob Huffer; Richard Y. Morita squatting in front.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Emery, K. O. (Kenneth Orris), 1914-; Garrison, Lew; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Morita, Richard Y.; Raitt, Russell W.; Snodgrass, James Marion, 1908-1994; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Maxwell, Arthur Eugene, 1925-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: MidPac Expedition; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  15. [Roger Revelle, left foreground, and scientists at Bikini encampment]

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Midpac Expedition (1950); Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanography--Field work (land); Oceanographers; Bikini Atoll (Marshall Islands); Scientific expeditions
    • Format: image
  16. Photo of Richard Y. Morita on the research vessel Horizon, he served as a microbiologist during the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  17. Robert Dill, Roger Revelle and group swimming off the side of the research vessel Horizon during the MidPac Expedition (1950). 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dill, Robert Floyd, 1927-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Swimmers; Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  18. Isaacs, Revelle, Menard discuss plan for the day, R/V HORIZON

    • Collection: Edward Sheldon Barr Papers
    • Name: Barr, Edward Sheldon, 1933-; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Menard, Henry W. (Henry William), 1920-1986; Isaacs, John D. (John Dove); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers
    • Format: image
  19. Richard Y. Morita served as a microbiologist during the MidPac Expedition (1950), is shown here doing some sampling field work in surf at Bikini Atoll. 1950.

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Morita, Richard Y.; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Morita, Richard Y.
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Beaches
    • Format: image
  20. Scientists examine contents of dredge haul on deck of R/V HORIZON. Left to Right: Roger Revelle, Ed Hamilton, Robert Dietz, Ken Emery, Deane Carlson

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Frautschy, Jeffery Dean; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Dietz, Robert Sinclair, 1914-; Hamilton, Edwin L. (Edwin Lee), 1914-; Emery, K.O. (Kenneth Orris), 1914-; Carlson, Dean; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology; Dredging
    • Format: image