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"There She Blows"


Courtesy of the Trustees of the New Bedford Free Public Library

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About this artifact

This charcoal drawing of two men up on the masthead shouting "There she blows" was done by Clifford W. Ashley in the early 20th century. He went on a whaling voyage and created drawings and paintings depicting life on the whaleship. Charcoal on paper.

Clifford W. Ashley

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