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  • MacMillan's Provincetown Notebook
    Admiral Donald B. MacMillan's notebook. Includes Provincetown stories and observations,...
    Collection: MacMillan
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Arctic regions Discovery and exploration, Cape Cod (Mass.) History, Churches, Diaries, Explorers, MacMillan Wharf (Provincetown, Mass.), Provincetown (Mass.)--Description and travel, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Shipping, Shipwrecks, Whaling, MacMillan, Donald B.
  • Stripping a Whale
    Black & white photograph of a whale being stripped at J. Cook's Oil Factory located on Long...
    Collection: Moffett
    Format: Photo
    Subjects: Harbors--Provincetown--Mass, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Whalers (Persons), Whaling, Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History
  • Attacking A Whale
    Slide #15 of Rear Admiral Donald MacMillan's lecture: The Life-Saving Service of Cape Cod.
    Collection: MacMillan
    Format: Negative
    Subjects: Boats and boating, Cape Cod (Mass.) History, Lifesaving, Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts, Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts--Provincetown, Lifesaving stations--Massachusetts--Truro, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Sailing ships, Shipwrecks, Whaling, MacMillan, Donald B.
  • Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 2, Page 105
    Images of Provincetown, West End, including an image of a finback whale being slaughtered on the...
    Collection: Dowd
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Stores/Business (Provincetown, Mass.), West End (Provincetown, Mass.), Whaling, Whaling--Massachusetts--History, Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History, Wharfs
  • Scrapbooks of Althea Boxell (1/19/1910 - 10/4/1988), Book 2, Page 34
    Historical information regarding Provincetown's wharves of the late 19th century written by...
    Collection: Dowd
    Format: Text
    Subjects: Commercial Street (Provincetown, Mass.), Docks, Fish trade--Massachusetts--Provincetown, Fish trapping, Fisheries--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History, Fishermen, Fishers, Fishers--Massachusetts--Provincetown, Fishes, Fishing, Fishing boats--Massachusetts--Provincetown, Fishing villages, Fishing villages--Massachusetts--Provincetown, Provincetown (Mass.) Board of Selectmen, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--19th century, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Sailing ships, Schooners, Shipping, Stores/Business (Provincetown, Mass.), Town Center (Provincetown, Mass.), Waterfronts, West End (Provincetown, Mass.), Whalers (Persons), Whaling, Whaling masters, Whaling--Massachusetts--History, Whaling--Massachusetts--Provincetown--History, Wharfs
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