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Title: Wharf Scene with Whaling Bark ALICE KNOWLES, Bark MORNING STAR, Whaling Bark ANDREW HICKS, and Whaler PLATINA

Accession Number: 1973.899.52
Type: photograph
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford
Description: Black and white photograph of wharf scene, with whaling bark ALICE KNOWLES prominent. She is at wharf on left, drying sails, stern visible, lettered: "ALICE KNOWLES NEW BEDFORD". Across large wharf, bark MORNING STAR is tied, also drying sails, bow visible reading "MORNINGSTAR". Barely visible at far end of pier are whalers ANDREW HICKS and PLATINA.

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