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The California gray whale (Rhachianectes claucus, Cope) ; The finback (Balænoptera velifera, Cope).

Image ID: 823812

The California gray whale (Rhachianectes claucus, Cope) ; The finback (Balænoptera velifera, Cope). (1874)

Image Details

Image Title

:  The California gray whale (Rhachianectes claucus, Cope) ; The finback (Balænoptera velifera, Cope).

Creator

: Scammon, Charles Melville, 1825-1911 -- Artist

Additional Name(s)

: Britton & Rey -- Lithographer

Published Date

: 1874

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 26 x 38 cm. (10 1/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "Plate II" Figures numbered 1-2. Stains and injury line on image.

Original Source

: From Marine mammals of the north-western coast of North America, described and illustrated together with an account of the american whale-fishery. (New York : Putnam, 1874) Scammon, Charles Melville (1825-1911), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Animals -- whale

Source Description

: 1 folder (31 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC ANI-Wha

Digital ID

: 823812

Record ID

: 691583

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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