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Title: "Whale-oil Pete"

Accession Number: 2009.22.84
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: photograph
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Materials: paper
Description: Photograph; "Whale-oil Pile"; photograph of a black man who is most likely a crew member of the CHARLES W. MORGAN; he is standing on the deck, holding a whale-oil pile in his hand; handwritten on back of photograph in pencil "whale oil Pile". Good condition, though slightly dirty on the front of the photograph.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m436716    Information regarding reproductions