William Edward Norton, South Sea Whaling. Oil on canvas, date unknown. 2001.100.4743

Treasures of the Whaling Museum Audiobook

Listen to each chapter of the Museum’s publication titled Treasures of the Whaling Museum.

Treasures of the Whaling Museum Audio

AUDIO VERSION –Treasures of the Whaling Museum: Touchstones to the Region’s Past

Listen to each chapter of Treasures of the Whaling Museum below. Read by Museum volunteer Maureen McCarthy.

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The Book –Treasures of the Whaling Museum: Touchstones to the Region’s Past

This comprehensive keepsake volume illuminates the history and scope of the world’s largest museum dedicated to the global interaction of humans and whales.

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Melville’s New Bedford 

Chapter 12: (00.07.05)

Industrial Evolution of a Port City 

Chapter 13: (00.12.53)

 Magnificent Mammals 

Chapter 15: (00.23.06)