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If you answered "Yes" to any one of these questions, you may be interested in volunteering at New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park. For more information about volunteer opportunities at the park click here
Did You Know?
Between 1840 and 1860 some 300-700 escaped slaves were living in New Bedford. Frederick Douglass was among those who found freedom in New Bedford. He arrived in 1838 after escaping from Baltimore carrying another sailor's protection papers.