1. 1858 Atlantic Cable Scrimshaw

    This scrimshaw on a sperm whale tooth shows the 1858 Atlantic cable expedition ships HMS Agamemnon and USNS Niagara.

    -History of the Atlantic Cable & Undersea Communications

     
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    1858 Atlantic Cable Scrimshaw; this scrimshaw on a sperm whale tooth shows the 1858 Atlantic cable expedition ships HMS...
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    An extraordinary achievement.
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    on a WHALE’S TOOTH!
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