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Title: Illustrated Log Book Page of Whaler GANGES off Sunday Island, April 19, 1850

Accession Number: 1973.899.188
Type: photograph
Date: 1850-4-19
Description: Black and white copy photograph of what appears to be an illustrated log book page depicting the whaler GANGES off Sunday Island, April 19, 1850. Ship painted below dark mountainous island. Script above picture reads: "Friday, April 19 the / Comences with strong winds and pleasant weather stearing / N.West at 2 P.M. saw Sunday Island abairing W.N.W. dist 45 / at dark. dubel reaft the top sails and lay off to windward / of the Island. Later past fair weather at 10 A.M. went in / with 8 boats and lay off with the / ship off the [?]".

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