Museum from Home: History & Herstory
A series of videos by Museum Librarian Mark Procknik takes viewers into the archives. He discusses some of his favorite books, logbooks, journals, and ledgers, which each have a story to tell.
Launched in 2018, the New Bedford Whaling Museum project Lighting the Way explores the historical impact of women from the region.
Get an in-depth story – the Museum’s exhibitions and collections narrated by curators and other subject matter experts.
Always open, museum without walls.
Connecting all things whaling.
Help scientists transcribe Arctic and worldwide weather observations recorded in ship’s logs since the mid-19th century. By participating, you’ll be helping advance research in multiple fields.
This interactive digital “Story Map” presents Horatio’s voyage from New York to Shanghai and Canton and back. It was chronicled in the logbook he kept between November, 1850 and September, 1851.