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Title: Whaler SWALLOW at Merrill's Wharf

Accession Number: 1973.899.5
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: photograph
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Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
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Description: Platinum print photograph (blue pigment added) of harbor scene, with whaler SWALLOW in foreground. Merrill's Wharf, New Bedford, MA. Port side of ship: small tugboat. Starboard tied to wharf. Across wharf is another whaleship, possibly DESDEMONA. Rooftops in background; sign on roof to left advertising "Kansas City Dressed Beef". Dimensions: 4 1/2 by 7 3/8 inches.

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