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Collections Search

Search objects, library holdings, and photographs in the online database.

Collections Search

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 web@whalingmuseum.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

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