Whale Captured at Amagansett. L.I. Feb 22nd, 1907

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Title

Whale Captured at Amagansett. L.I. Feb 22nd, 1907

Subject

American Museum of Natural History
Whales--New York (State)--Sag Harbor
Whaling--New York (State)--Sag Harbor

Description

Men carving up a whale on the shore at Amagansett. A crowd of onlookers are standing nearby. Caption reads: “Whale Captured at Amagansett. L.I. Feb 22nd, 1907. 57 Feet long, 15 feet from Tip to Tip of Flukes, Skeleton now on Exhibition at Museum of Natural History of New York.” (B&W)

Creator

Published by WM. M. Cook, Sag Harbor, L.I. N.Y. Illustrated Post Card Co., N.Y. 5869.

Date

Published Date: 1907
Postmarked Date: July 8, 1907

Contributor

Michael O'Connor

Rights

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Type

Postcard

Identifier

Postcard Collection AC001

Coverage

Amagansett, NY

Files

Amagansett, AC001.jpg

Citation

Published by WM. M. Cook, Sag Harbor, L.I. N.Y. Illustrated Post Card Co., N.Y. 5869., “Whale Captured at Amagansett. L.I. Feb 22nd, 1907 ,” Hofstra University Library Special Collections: Digital Collections, accessed October 23, 2018, https://omeka.hofstra.edu/items/show/1473.

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