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Title: Portrait of Sidney O. Budington

Accession Number: 1939.1310
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: tintype
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Place: USA, CT, New London
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Description: Tintype; oversize; portrait of New London whaling master Sidney O. Buddington. He commanded the bark GEORGE HENRY of New London in 1860. He was a nephew of James M. Buddington and cousin of James W. Buddington. GEORGE HENRY, bark, built 1841 at Waldoboro, Maine, 307 tons, 105 x 25 x 12.9. Lost 1863 in Hudson Bay.

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