• Created Date
  • 1913-06-20
  • Description
  • Black and white photo of dedication ceremonies for Whale man Statue on grounds of New Bedford Free Public Library, 20 June 1913. Speakers platform in right half of image is draped in patriotic bunting with stars and stripes pattern; group of men seated on platform, with elderly man with white beard (William Wallace Crapo) standing and addressing audience. Spectators at right are seated with others standing behind; brass band seated at left in ... more
    Black and white photo of dedication ceremonies for Whale man Statue on grounds of New Bedford Free Public Library, 20 June 1913. Speakers platform in right half of image is draped in patriotic bunting with stars and stripes pattern; group of men seated on platform, with elderly man with white beard (William Wallace Crapo) standing and addressing audience. Spectators at right are seated with others standing behind; brass band seated at left in foreground. Two small girls stand at base of platform on right. Groups of men stand on steps of library. Union for Good Works building, with people watching from windows, seen across the street at left (Market Street). Mounted on cardboard cut to image size. Item caption: Dedication of Whaleman Statue. less
  • Format
  • Photographs
    Photographic prints
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