Collaborative Doctoral Award with Hull Museums (2015-18)

Martha Cattell, 'Bone and Oil: The Long Nineteenth-Century Visual and Material Cultures of Whaling' 



Supervisors: Professor Jason Edwards (University of York)

Read about Martha's PhD experience, in her own words.

Main image: The Northern Whale Fishery:The "Swan" and "Isabella", by John Ward of Hull, c.1840, oil on canvas, National Gallery of Art, Washington. Image: public domain, courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington

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