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Title: Whaling vessel CHARLES W. MORGAN at Mystic Seaport, 1945-1955

Accession Number: 1996.31.2887
Type: safety negative
Maker: Mitchell, Carleton
Place: USA, CT, Mystic
Date: 1945-1955
Description: Safety negative by Carleton Mitchell; view of whale bark CHARLES W. MORGAN at her long dock at Mystic Seaport Museum, Mystic, Connecticut; she is flying a multitude of flags, both naval and country; at right is training ship JOSEPH CONRAD, similarly decked out in flags; photographed late 1940's, early 1950's, as the long dock is now Chubb's Wharf; handwritten on original envelope '2979', corresponds to original Mitchell contact.

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