Search objects, library holdings, and photographs in the online database.
The New Bedford Whaling Museum strives to ensure the accuracy and completeness of all information provided. This online database is directly linked to the Museum’s collections management software, updates to it are automatically reflected here.
Search objects, library holdings, and photographs in the New Bedford Museum's online database.
This module is provided “as is” with the understanding that data is updated constantly. Please forward any comments or questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Database Search Tips
- Use * to truncate and search forms of a word: Fish* = fish, fisheries, fishing, etc.
- Use * at the beginning of a term as well for a wild card: *house = firehouse, wheelhouse, etc.
- Enter words or phrases followed by AND, NOT, TO or OR grouped logically by parentheses: (A OR B) AND (C TO D) NOT E
Licensing Fees and Copyright Law
The New Bedford Whaling Museum charges licensing fees for commercial use of materials provided. If you have questions about licensing materials for commercial use please contact the Museum’s Photo Archive photoresearch@