The Whaling IssueFall 2011

Volume 61, No. 3

IN THIS ISSUE:

  • Herman Melville’s Moby-Dick and the NHA’s Whaling Logs: Some Comparisons
    by Leslie W. Ottinger, M.D. (p.4)
  • Naming the Pacific: Howland Island, New Nantucket, Guano, Amelia Earhart, and the Minerva Smyth
    by Stuart M. Frank, Ph. D. (p. 10)
  • Some Remarks About Nantucket Whalecraft Makers: A Collector’s Chronicle
    by Robert Hellman (p. 15)

The Nantucket Historical Association preserves and interprets the history of Nantucket through its programs, collections, and properties, in order to promote the island’s significance and foster an appreciation among all audiences.

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