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Title: "Cutting in a Sperm Whale"

Accession Number: 2009.22.58
Type: photograph
Maker: H.S. Hutchinson & Co.
Date: 1903
Materials: paper
Description: Photograph; Whaling on the CHARLES W. MORGAN; From the Eduard Stackpole Collection; photographic print of the the CHARLES W. MORGAN actively being used as a whaling bark; image shows two men working on hoisting the whale up out of the water; printed lightly in white on front of photograph in bottom left corner is "Copyright 1903/ H.S. Hutchinson + Co.", and what looks like a "3" in the opposite bottom corner; back of photograph has remenants of black paper adhered to it, suggesting that the photograph was originally part of an album.

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