Oil, Ice and Bone: Arctic Whaler Nathaniel Ransom with Helen Frink
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About the Event
Arctic whaler Nathaniel Ransom, who served as third mate of one of these ships and survived the loss of thirty-two whaling vessels in the frigid waters off Alaska’s Icy Cape in 1871, kept a journal detailing eyewitness accounts of these events. Co-sponsored by NH Humanities.