Acoustic recordings of whale vocalizations. Hear the sounds of humpbacks, rights and sperm whales.
Whaling shanties were sung by the sailors to help pass the time and coordinate work out at sea.
Spanning three centuries, Into the Deep: American, Whaling & the World binds the story of American capitalism with a case study in maritime culture.
The whaling industry was immortalized through maps, paintings, and photographs. Browse a gallery of images.