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Title: Portrait of Captain James W. Buddington, 1925

Accession Number: 1939.1305.1
Type: photograph
Maker: Sarony, Inc.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1925
Materials: paper
Description: Photograph; portrait of Captain James W. Buddington (1839-1928), taken in 1925; holds walking stick, possibly with whalebone handle; embossed lower left "Sarony/ INC./ 364 Fifth Ave NY"; handwritten in pencil on back "Capt Jim Buddington/one of the last of the whaling Captains/and who commanded the last whal__ 'Margaret' [sic] out of N.L. -/Photo taken 1925"; mounted on white card with trimmed edges. Captain Buddington was master of schooner MARGARETT, the last whaler out of New London, Connecticut, 1908.

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