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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. 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 2 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1951
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  3. 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 3 of 3

    • Collection: Roger Revelle Papers; Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Dietz, Robert S. (Robert Sinclair), 1914-
    • Date: 1950
    • Topic: Oceanographers; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  4. MidPac Operations Plan 21/23 September 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09-21
    • Topic: Drill cores; Submarine geology; Bikini Atoll; Marine biology; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanography; Hydrophone
    • Format: image
  5. MidPac Scientific Program for 1 August 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-08-01
    • Topic: Marine biology; Heat flow; North Pacific Ocean; Bathythermograph; Oceanography; Oceanographic instruments; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  6. MidPac Scientific Program for August 4 and 5 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Faughn, James Lawrence, 1910-1985
    • Date: 1950-08-04
    • Topic: Oceanographic instruments; Bathythermograph; North Pacific Ocean; Oceanography; Hydrophone; Seismic profiling; Drill Core; Submarine geology; Marine biology
    • Format: image
  7. Proposed University of California Mid-Pacific Expedition

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1949-10-10
    • Topic: MidPac Expedition; Submarine geology; San Diego (Calif.)
    • Format: image
  8. Radio dispatch to Norris W. Rakestraw

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Rakestraw, Norris W. (Norris Watson), 1895-1982
    • Date: 1950-09-09
    • Topic: Horizon (Ship); Telecommunication; MidPac Expedition; Submarine geology; North Pacific Ocean
    • Format: image
  9. Boat taking samples for scientists at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. November 23, 1935

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Fleming, Richard H. (Richard Howell), 1909-; Miller, Loye Holmes, 1874-1970; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1935-11-23
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Oceanographic research ships
    • Format: image
  10. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, fossil material Mid-Pacific mountains

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Dredging
    • Format: image
  11. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, material dredged up on MidPac

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Dredging
    • Format: image
  12. MidPac Scientific Program for 29 July 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-07-29
    • Topic: Hydrophone; North Pacific Ocean; Submarine geology; Oceanography; Oceanographic instruments
    • Format: image
  13. MidPac Scientific Program for 30 July 1950

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-07-30
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Sounding and soundings; Oceanographic instruments; Oceanography; North Pacific Ocean; Marine biology
    • Format: image
  14. Radio dispatch to Prof. N.W. Rakestraw

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Rakestraw, Norris W. (Norris Watson), 1895-1982
    • Date: 1950-08-14
    • Topic: MidPac Expedition; North Pacific Ocean; Submarine geology; Oceanographic research ships; Telecommunication
    • Format: image
  15. Discovery in the central Pacific of a tremendous underwater mountain range

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: University of California; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-11-04
    • Topic: Submarine geology; San Diego (Calif.); MidPac Expedition
    • Format: image
  16. Dr. Revelle's Rocks

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology
    • Format: image
  17. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, manganese nodule MidPac

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology; Manganese Nodules
    • Format: image
  18. Dr. Revelle's Rocks, snail shells - taken from guyots - Mid-Pac Mts. NB 4975

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Photographs
    • Name: Scripps Institution of Oceanography; Horizon (Ship); Midpac Expedition (1950); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991
    • Date: 1950-09
    • Topic: Submarine geology; Shells--South Pacific Ocean; Dredging
    • Format: image
  19. Letter to Harold C. Urey

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Midpac Expedition (1950); Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-; Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Bullard, Edward Crisp, Sir, 1907-1980
    • Date: 1951-01-09
    • Topic: San Diego (Calif.); Submarine geology; Heat flow; MidPac Expedition
    • Format: image
  20. Letter to William Walden Rubey

    • Collection: Scripps Institution of Oceanography Letters, Clippings, Ships' Logs
    • Name: Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Midpac Expedition (1950); Horizon (Ship); Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991; Rubey, William Walden, 1898-1974
    • Date: 1950-12-11
    • Topic: Dredging; Submarine geology; San Diego (Calif.); Seamounts
    • Format: image