Friday, June 21, 2019

Catch archival Postcards and Stamps on Exhibition at Sag Harbor Whaling Museum June 21st.-July 21st

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June 21st - July 21st

Opening Reception: Friday, June 21st, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

“Thar She Blows!!” – Where? In your mailbox! Sometimes, you can find whaling history in the most unexpected of places. MAILING WHALING features dozens of 20th century whaling-themed stamps and postcards from around the world that feature whaling men, whaling ships, whaling tools and whaling scenes - including a series of postcards recording the taking of a whale off East Hampton in 1907.
The exhibit also includes contemporary artwork inspired by the stamps, postcards and Sag Harbor’s glorious whaling history, by the following artists:
Robert Carioscia 
Grover Gatgewood 
Susan Lazarus-Reimen 
Barbara Maslen 
Dave O 
Sabina Streeter 
Bob Weinstein
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