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Whale Hunt Puzzle
300 piece puzzle of a postcard image depicting 'the chase' of whaling Puzzle will measure 11 inches by 17 inches when completed and is packaged in a tin case.
While whaling ships did not depart from Newport harbor, many Newport men, and some women, whaled for a living including John Scott DeBlois. Captain DeBlois earned the reputation of a hero after he and his crew of the Ann Alexander escaped a whale attack in 1851.