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Cooper's Whaling Agreement


Martha's Vineyard Museum

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This document is an agreement or contract that states the "subscriber," in this case 27 year old C. Struwe, will be hired onto a whaling voyage out of New Bedford as a cooper. It is signed by J Morrison, the proprietor of Whalemen's Headquarters in New York.


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