maggiekb — 2014-06-18T17:36:59-04:00 — #1
mark_martel — 2014-06-18T20:35:57-04:00 — #2
Maybe the first was a white whale spotted off the island of Mocha in southern Chile named Mocha Dick around 1810-1838. Melville would have been sailing those waters about then--as was Darwin in the Beagle. Wonder if any two of those three ever crossed paths?
maggiekb — 2014-06-18T21:23:09-04:00 — #3
Charles Darwin vs. Mocha Dick
Herman Melville vs. Charles Darwin
maggiekb — 2014-06-23T17:37:01-04:00 — #4
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