A Morgan descendant reflects on coming home to New Bedford aboard the Charles W. Morgan.
Bullard‘s connections to the Morgan run deep. Charles W. Morgan was his 4th-great grandfather. His family has strong ties to the whaling industry and the city of New Bedford, and they were instrumental in preserving the vessel when she ended her active whaling career in the 1920s.
Eighty-five individuals from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds sailed aboard the ship and participated in an unprecedented public-history project, using their own perspectives and talents to document their experiences. Meet the Voyagers »