William Henry Tripp, whaling log records, circa 1900-1925 : drawing of "John R. Manta".

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Abstract

This folder is part of a collection of whaling records from William Henry Tripp's collection. The present one concerns the schooner John R. Manta of New Bedford, Massachusetts. It includes a mounted color drawing of the schooner John R. Manta, signed "[C?] De Montigny", undated. It shows the prow of the schooner, with it name as well as a figurehead representing an eagle's head.

Date Range

1900-1925

Start Date

1900

End Date

1925

Access Information

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Topic

  • Schooners--Massachusetts
  • Schooners in art

Place

  • Massachusetts
  • New Bedford

Form/Genre

  • Fieldbook record
  • Field notes
  • Illustrations
  • Sketches

Accession #

SIA Acc. T91019

Collection name

William Henry Tripp, whaling log records, circa 1900-1925

Physical Description

1 folder (1 mounted drawing)

Physical Location

Smithsonian Institution Archives

Sublocation

Box 1, folder 4