Picturing Our Past

We delved into our archives and chose 6 pictures that help document the Observatory's history. Download these high-resolution images to use as screen savers, wallpaper on your computer, or for any other creative purpose, and enjoy Lamont-Doherty all year long!

 

 
 
 

 

Images, left to right: (1st row) Maurice Ewing and his crew; the R/V Vema; Marie Tharp & Bruce Heezen
(2nd row) Lamont-Doherty's Deep-Sea Core Repository; Barbara Eckelmann & J.L. Kulp; Air sampling in
front of Lamont Hall, 1952