Whaling in Massachusetts with Gioia Dimock

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Tuesday July 25

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6:00 PM  –  7:00 PM

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

6:00 p.m. (Doors open at 5:30 p.m.)

$10 per person, Free for NHA Members

Whaling Museum, 13 Broad Street


Join archivist Gioia Dimock as she discusses her new book Images of America: Whaling in Massachusetts for the Arcadia Publishing and the History Press series.


Through historic prints, paintings, photographs, and documents, Dimock explores the whaling industry that boomed throughout the coastal region of Massachusetts during the 18th and 19th centuries.


Arcadia Publishing & the History Press creates the largest and most comprehensive publisher of local and regional content in the USA. By empowering local history and culture enthusiasts to write local stories for local audiences, they create books that are relevant on a local and personal level, enrich lives, and bring readers closer to their community, their neighbors, and their past.


Gioia Dimock has worked as an archivist and consultant for the Bourne Town Archives and as a member of the Bourne Historical Commission for many years. She is also the author of Images of America: Bourne.


Contact: Brianne Roth

Email: broth@nha.org

Phone: 508-228-1894 ext. 112


Location Details

Whaling Museum

13 Broad Street