Dead blackfish on beach

Dead blackfish on beach

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Description (Brief)
black and white stereograph mounted on buff colored cardstock; photograph by J. Freeman; printed on recto "J. Freeman, / Nantucket."; group of beluga (?) whales lying dead on a sandy beach with two young boys standing on the shales; two single masted sailboats anchored just offshore in background
Object Name
stereograph
date made
mid-late 1800s
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/2 in x 7 in; 8.89 cm x 17.78 cm
ID Number
2012.3033.0553
nonaccession number
2012.3033
catalog number
2012.3033.0553
subject
Boys
Children
Whaling
Fishing
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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