The Charles W. Morgan prepares to sail again

This coming Saturday, the Charles W. Morgan, the world’s last surviving wooden whaling ship, is going to leave Mystic Seaport for the first time since it arrived in 1941. The decision to sail her again was made during the early stages of a restoration project that began in 2008. Reporter Ann Baldelli and I shot an interview with Steven C. White, president of the seaport, and then I had a day to cut down the 45 minute interview and edit this piece from more than 600 photos by Day photographer Sean Elliot.

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