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Title: Men Cutting into Whale on Starboard Side of Whaler CALIFORNIA, 1903

Accession Number: 1973.899.300
Type: photograph
Maker: H.S. Hutchinson & Co.
Date: 1903
Description: Black and white photograph of starboard side of whaler CALIFORNIA cutting into a whale. Several men on cutting stage. Man on whale. Identical to photo in copyrighted series which has caption: "21. Cutting in a right whale / Reeving through head chain preparatory to cutting off the head". See Cutting in a Whale, a series of twenty-five photographs taken aboard bark CALIFORNIA. Copyrighted 1903 by H. S. Hutchinson & Co., New Bedford, MA.

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