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NOAA Photo Library Image - fish1399

Grinding and pressing crude spermaceti for removal of taut-pressed oil. Interior view of oil refinery. Filling bottles with sperm oil. In: "Aquatic Products in Arts and Industries" by Charles H. Stevenson. Report of the Commissioner for the Year Ending June 30, 1902. P. 200, Plate 14.

Image ID: fish1399, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection

Category: Fisheries/Whale Fishery/Historical/

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