Flood of 1939 Cabo San Lucas

Flood of 1939 Cabo San Lucas Photo courtesy Maria Faustina Wilkes Ritchie September 15, 1939. The previous night a great gust of water fell through the mountains that opened the course of the Salto de San Nicolás stream, destroying the town of Cabo San Lucas, not only destroyed the town but also drowned 5 people, in […]

Land’s End Cabo Scripps Expedition 1939

The Cape – The Gray Friars, Cabo San Lucas at sunrise. Gulf of California Expedition aboard the R/V E.W. Scripps, 1939 Creator  •   Scripps Institution of Oceanography Creation Date     •    1939 Location Of Originals This digital image is a surrogate of an item from the Roger Randall Dougan Revelle Papers, 1928-1979 National Science Digital […]