New Bedford, MA Photos

New Bedford, MA is a town which prospered and fell with the whaling and fishing industries. Now the National Park Service has featured some of the heritage buildings as the New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park. The New Bedford Whaling Museum and the surrounding Johnny Cake Hill are the prime attractions.

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New Bedford Whaling Museum, New Bedford, MA Cupola atop New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Lagoda almost-full scale model of whaling ship of 1826 at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Figurehead of bark Awashonks from Falmouth, MA at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA
New Bedford Whaling Museum - Scrimshaw Collection Scrimshaw figures of liberty & justice at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Whale ivory bobbin thread holder at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Scrimshaw wooden kneehole writing desk made by Capt. James T. Eldredge on sea voyage at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA
New Bedford Whaling Museum - Glass & Pottery Collection Lusterware pottery jug with motto Success to Shipping Trade at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Mt. Washington Glass Co. pitchers at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA Amethyst blown glass perfume bottle by Gundersen Glass Works at New Bedford Whaling Museum. New Bedford, MA
Seaman's Bethel, New Bedford, MA Seaman's Bethel chapel. New Bedford, MA Pulpit shaped like ship's prow as featured in book Moby Dick at Seaman's Bethel. New Bedford, MA Sailing ship finial atop Seaman's Bethel. New Bedford, MA
New Bedford Harbor, MA Schooner Ernestina one of last surviving Gloucester wooden sailing ships built to fish the Grand Banks, now a museum ship at New Bedford harbor. New Bedford, MA Sculpture Memorial to Whalemen & Fishermen with sea creatures by Anna Hyatt Huntington at Tonnessen Park. New Bedford, MA Fishing boats at New Bedford harbor. New Bedford, MA
Historic Downtown, New Bedford, MA J.J. Best Banc & Co. New Bedford, MA The Whaleman statue inscribed 'A dead whale or a stove boat'. New Bedford, MA William Rotch Jr. & other heritage buildings. New Bedford, MA
Rotch-Jones-Duff House Museum, New Bedford, MA Rotch-Jones-Duff House Museum. New Bedford, MA Dining room of Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA Garden of Rotch-Jones-Duff House. New Bedford, MA
County Street Historic District, New Bedford, MA Bristol County Superior Court site of Lizzie Borden trial in 1893. New Bedford, MA Carrie & Sarah Seabury House. New Bedford, MA Turned woodwork of outside sitting area of Andrew Pierce house. New Bedford, MA

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