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Title: Wharf Scene with Packet E. B. CONWELL and Bow Section of Half-Brig SULLIVAN, 1907

Accession Number: 1973.899.183
Type: photograph
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Date: 1907
Description: Black and white photograph of wharf scene, bow section of half-brig SULLIVAN in background, stern section of packet E. B. CONWELL in foreground, 1907. All brig's sails set, drying. Stern of packet reads: "E. B. CONWELL [masonic symbol] NEW BEDFORD". Third whaler barely visible under bowsprit of SULLIVAN in background, carved eagle stern and parts of name visible, probably JOSEPHINE.

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