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Title: Whaling gear

Accession Number: 1990.95.5
Category: DRAWINGS
Type: ink drawing
Maker: Leavitt, John F.
Date: Circa 1973
Materials: paper
Description: Ink drawing of whalecraft and gear; drawings of killing lance, harpoons and heads, darting gun, shoulder gun, and oars; descriptions and diagrams explain how toggle iron opens; probably by John F. Leavitt; used as illustration in John F. Leavitt's "The CHARLES W. MORGAN" on p. 19.

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