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whaling career and log of Henry T. Handy (1845-1916) of Cataumet, MA

    The mate stands braced in the whale-boat, lance and harpoon are ready, — Walt Whitman, “Song of Myself”     *****************************************************     POSTED henry-t-handys-whaling-journal     Attached above as a downloadable Word document is my own transcription … Continue reading

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