Monterey Maritime Museum Photos

The Monterey Maritime Museum has a collection centered around the whaling industry & U.S. naval history as it relates to Monterey.

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Lighthouse 1,000-prism Fresnel lens from Point Sur Light Station in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Model of 44 gun frigate USS Savannah , flagship of Commodore John D. Sloat who took California from Mexico on July 7, 1846 at Monterey in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Scrimshaw of sailing ship on whale's tooth in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Scrimshaw pie crimper in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.
Lighthouse 1,000-prism Fresnel lens from Point Sur Light Station in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Model of 44 gun frigate USS Savannah (1842), flagship of Commodore John D. Sloat who took California from Mexico on July 7, 1846 at Monterey in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Scrimshaw of sailing ship on whale's tooth in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Scrimshaw pie crimper in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.
Scrimshaw etching of Victorian woman with children in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Ornamental carving of cat's head from USS Constitution capped beam holding anchor at Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Elaborately painted cart at Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Docent at Maritime Museum with Marine Corp gear he had used in World War II. Monterey, CA.
Scrimshaw etching of Victorian woman with children in Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Ornamental carving of cat's head from USS Constitution capped beam holding anchor at Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Elaborately painted cart at Maritime Museum. Monterey, CA.Docent at Maritime Museum with Marine Corp gear he had used in World War II. Monterey, CA.

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