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Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
cord (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 515 cm x 14 cm x 6 cm; 202 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
Subject:
Whaling  Search this
ID Number:
1979.3025.01
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.01
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-e5c9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842516

Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 481 cm x 14 cm x 6 cm; 189 3/8 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
Subject:
Whaling  Search this
ID Number:
1979.3025.02
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.02
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-99b3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842517

Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 515 cm x 14.5 cm x 7 cm; 202 3/4 in x 5 11/16 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
Subject:
Whaling  Search this
ID Number:
1979.3025.03
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.03
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Work
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-7d9d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842528

Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 548 cm x 14 cm x 6.5 cm; 215 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 9/16 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
ID Number:
1979.3025.04
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.04
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-99bd-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842529

Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
rope (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 487 cm x 14.5 cm x 7 cm; 191 3/4 in x 5 11/16 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
ID Number:
1979.3025.05
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.05
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-99be-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842530

Oar

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 487 cm x 15 cm x 7 cm; 191 3/4 in x 5 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Oar
Other Terms:
Oar; Maritime; Whaleboat
ID Number:
1979.3025.06
Nonaccession number:
1979.3025
Catalog number:
1979.3025.06
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-99bf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842531

mast

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (sail material)
white (sail color)
Measurements:
overall: 714 cm x 10.5 cm; 281 1/8 in x 4 1/8 in
Object Name:
Mast with Sail
mast
Other Terms:
Mast with Sail; Maritime; Whaleboat
ID Number:
1979.3025.07a
Catalog number:
1979.3025.07a
Accession number:
1979.3025
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9b34-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842533

boom

Object Name:
Boom
Other Terms:
Boom; Maritime; Boat
ID Number:
1979.3025.07b
Catalog number:
1979.3025.07b
Accession number:
1979.3025
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9b35-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842534

sail

Object Name:
Sail
Other Terms:
Sail; Maritime; Whaleboat
ID Number:
1979.3025.07d
Catalog number:
1979.3025.07d
Accession number:
1979.3025
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9b37-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842536

Boat Hook or Grapnel

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
metal, iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/8 in x 12 in x 12 in; 26.3525 cm x 30.48 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Hook, Grappling
Other Terms:
Hook, Grappling; Maritime
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, New Bedford
Subject:
Whaling  Search this
Credit Line:
J. H. Bartlett & Son
ID Number:
TR.072829
Catalog number:
072829
Accession number:
2009.??
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-05f5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_842523

main sail with fittings

Object Name:
main sail with fittings
ID Number:
1979.3025.07c
Catalog number:
1979.3025.07c
Accession number:
1979.3025
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4a6be2156-d869-490b-918c-559c22781b4f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_2005117

Drogue

Measurements:
overall: 13 1/4 in x 15 in; 33.655 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
Drogue
ID Number:
1978.3016.03
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Exhibition:
On the Water
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-28ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1343722

Manifest for the Bartholomew Gosnold

Measurements:
overall: 18 in x 11 in; 45.72 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Manifest
Date made:
1880
Related event:
The Development of the Industrial United States  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of J. T. Brown
ID Number:
TR.103009.04
Catalog number:
103009.04
Accession number:
12006
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-9552-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1343176

Log Book Whaler "Menerva"

Physical Description:
leather (overall material)
paper (inside material)
Object Name:
Log Book, The Whaler Menerva
log book, the whaler Menerva
log book, whaler menerva
log book, whaler
ID Number:
ME.334842
Catalog number:
334842
Accession number:
1975315424
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-6f79-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1204794
Online Media:

ship plans

Object Name:
Ship Plans
ID Number:
MA1-1 - MA55-14
Nonaccession number:
1990.3145
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-2f81-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1172313

NS Savannah, Model

Maker:
unknown  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 8 in x 36 in; 13.97 cm x 20.32 cm x 91.44 cm
part: case: 49 cm x 114 cm x 29 cm; 19 9/32 in x 44 7/8 in x 11 13/32 in
Object Name:
ship model
Place made:
World
Date made:
unknown
Credit Line:
Transfer from the Atomic Energy Commission
ID Number:
EM.N-09540
Catalog number:
N-9540
Accession number:
276727
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-9389-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1005030
Online Media:

Scrimshaw - Walrus Tusk

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 63.8 cm x 7 cm; 25 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in
Object Name:
Tooth, Walrus
scrimshaw tusk, walrus
ID Number:
DL.65.1138
Catalog number:
65.1138
Accession number:
261195
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-054e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309370
Online Media:

Scrimshaw Sperm Whale’s Tooth, Mid-19th Century

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
tooth, ivory (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 cm x 4.3 cm; 4 5/16 in x 1 11/16 in
Object Name:
tooth, whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1137
Catalog number:
65.1137
Accession number:
256396
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Cultures & Communities
Art
Scrimshaw
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0552-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309374
Online Media:

Scrimshaw - Whale Tooth

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 6 in x 4 1/4 in x 3 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 10.795 cm x 8.255 cm
Object Name:
Tooth, Whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Place made:
United States: New England
Date made:
1850-1875
Subject:
Uniforms, Military  Search this
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1133
Catalog number:
65.1133
Accession number:
256396
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-0555-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309377
Online Media:

Scrimshaw - Whale Tooth

Physical Description:
scrimshaw (overall production method/technique)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 in; 17.78 cm x 6.0325 cm x 2.54 cm
Object Name:
Tooth, Whale
scrimshaw tooth, whale
Credit Line:
Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne American Folk Art Collection
ID Number:
DL.65.1134
Catalog number:
65.1134
Accession number:
256396
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Work and Industry: Maritime
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-068f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_309382
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