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Title: Whaleboat with Men and Women Pulling Away from the Whaling Bark DESDEMONA while Sailing

Accession Number: 1973.899.79
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: photograph
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Description: Platinum print photograph of whaling bark DESDEMONA. Written on upper right corner: "'Desdemona' / 'Greasy luck' / sailing on voyage". Starboard bow view of ship at sea, sails set, US flag flying aft. Whaleboat filled with men and women pulling away from starboard. Topmasts partially cut out of picture.

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