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Whaling Exhibit featuring a statue dedication on this day in history (June 20, 1913) and other items from the history...
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The cargo landed, six great whales are seen lying on the dock at Spitzbergen, and another is visible in the harbor
"Cargo Landed. Six great whales are seen lying on the dock at Spitzbergen and another is visible in the harbor."
The bark Charles W. Morgan with crew members cutting blubber from whale lashed to side of ship.
Bark Progress of New Bedford at Rotch's North Wharf before being towed by the tugboat Right Arm to Quebec in preparation for exhibit at the Chicago…
Whaling bark Platina in New Bedford harbor.