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Dagny Ashley
City of New Bedford
Tel: 508-979-1745

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"It was the good offices, the generous support, and the can-do energy of the City of New Bedford that truly made producing the Walt Whitman film possible."

Mark Zwonitzer
Writer-Director
Walt Whitman
(PBS' American Experience)
HiddenHill Productions

   

Production Guide

Accommodations  |  Aerial Services  |  Airport  |  Artists  |  Catering  |  Casting Directors  |  Film Financing  |  Hotels  |  Marine/Waterfront Coordination  |  Photographers  |  Printing/Graphics  |  Props/Antiques  |  National Park  |  Studio Space  |  Tourism Organizations  |  Transportation  |  Wardrobe and Costume
Warehouse Space


Accommodations - Back To Top

Bed and Breakfast Inns

Briar Rose Bed & Breakfast
146 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-994-7673
www.briarrosebandb.com
ljones@briarrosebandb.com

Davenport House B&B
124 Cottage Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
(508) 999-1177
www.davenporthouseb2b.com
Ilstay/our01@msn.com

Orchard Street Manor
139 Orchard Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-984-3475
www.the-orchard-street-manor.com 
theorchardstreetmanor@hotmail.com

The Octagon House
347 Union Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-999-3933
www.theoctagonhouse.com 
stay@theoctagonhouse.com

Delano Homestead
39 Walnut Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-992-5552
www.delanohomestead.com

Melville House
100 Madison Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-990-1566
www.melvillehouse.net

 



Hotels - Back To Top

Fairhaven

Fairhaven Harborside Inn & Spa
1 Main Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-990-7760
www.lanierbb.com/inns/bb23422.html

Hampton Inn
1 Hampton Way
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-990-8500

Holiday Inn Express
110 Middle Street
Fairhaven, MA 02719
(508) 997-1281

Dartmouth

Comfort Inn
171 Faunce Comer Road
508-996-0800

Capri Motel
741 State Rd (Route 6)
508-997-7877

Dartmouth Motor Inn
571 State Rd (Route 6)
508-997-0008 call

Residence Inn by Marriott
181 Faunce Corner Road
508-984-5858

Moby Dick Motel
671 State Rd (Route 6)
508-993-4440 call

New Bedford

Days Inn
500 Hathaway Rd
508-9971231
Fax 508-984-7977

Westport

Hampton Inn
53 Old Bedford Road
508-675-8500

Mattapoisett

Hillside Motel
92 Marion Rd (Route 6)
508-758-3396

Somerset

Quality Inn
1878 Wilbur Avenue
508-678-4545

Cottage Rentals

Sea Space Cottages Fairhaven
508-994-1644 OR 508-997-9970

Listings do not constitute endorsement or recommendation
by the City of New Bedford.

 



Aerial Services - Back To Top

A Bird’s Eye View
401-844-8687
www.riaerials.com
abirdseyeview@cox.net

Aerials Only II
801 Main Street
Wareham, MA 02571
www.skypic.com
joseph@skypic.com/custom.htm

 



Airport - Back To Top

New Bedford Regional Airport
1569 Airport Road
New Bedford, MA 02746
508-991-6161

Logan International Airport (1 ½ hour away)
Boston, MA

T.F. Green International Airport (1 hour away)
Warwick, RI

 



Artists - Back To Top

Gallery X
169 William Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-992-2675
www.galleryx.org

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
College of Visual and Performing Arts
715 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-999-8000
www.umassd,edu/cvpa/welcome.cfm
Cvpa@umassd.edu

 



Catering - Back To Top

Antonio's Restaurant
267 Coggeshall Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-6753
Fax: 508-991-6753

Cafe Europa Restaurant
1256 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02746
508-997-1087

The Candleworks Restaurant
72 No. Water Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-997-1294
Fax: 508-990-1739
www.thecandleworksrestaurant.com

Cardoza's Wine & Spirits
6 Sconticut Neck Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-992-4477
Fax: 508-999-9463
www.cardozas.com
richardcardoza@comcast.net

Huttleston House Restaurant & Caterers
111 Huttleston Avenue
P.O. Box D-12
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-999-1791
Fax: 508-979-8044
www.huttlestonhouse.net
mbobola@aol.com

Me & Ed's Restaurant
30 Brock Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-993-9922
Fax: 508-996-1554
jstellato@aol.com

Mirasol's Cafe
439 State Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
508-996-2323
Fax: 508-996-2323
www.mirasolscafe.com
richard@mirasolscafe.com

New England Clam Jams
775 Horseneck Road
Westport, MA 02790
508-636-5227
www.neclamjams.com
clamjams@aol.com

Panera Bread
84 North Dartmouth Mall
Dartmouth, MA 02747
508-994-9640
Fax: 508-994-9641
www.panerabread.com
cafe3860vpc@panerabread.com

The Pasta House, Inc.
100 Alden Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-993-9913
Fax: 508-993-0262
www.thepastahouse.net
mariorib777@aol.com
 
 



Casting Directors - Back To Top

Culture Park
69 Walden Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-990-7779
www.culturepark.org
culturepark@earthlink.net

Your Theater
136 Rivet Street
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-993-0772
www.yourtheatre.org

Festival Theater
5 Dover Street
New Bedford, MA 02744
www.nbfestivaltheatre.com
email@nbfestivaltheatre.com

 



Film Financing - Back To Top

New Bedford Economic Development Council
1213 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-3122
www.nbedc.org
info@nbedc.org

Libraries

New Bedford Free Public Library
613 Pleasant Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-6278 Reference
508-991-6275 Main Line
508- 961-3104 Genealogy Room
pcyr@sailsinc.org

New Bedford Whaling Museum Research Library
791 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-997-0046
www.whalingmuseum.org
research@whalingmuseum.org

 



Marine/Waterfront Coordination - Back To Top

New Bedford Harbor Development Commission
508-961-3000
 



Photographers - Back To Top

DEBORAH L. HYNES-PHOTGRAPHER
1285 Rodney French Blvd
New Bedford, MA 02744
(508) 997-6324

IMAGEMAKERS PHOTOGRAPHIC ARTISTS
46 Parker St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
(508) 996-3235

PAUL A. SMITH- PHOTGRAPHER
28 Shirley St.
New Bedford, MA 02746
(508) 997-7193

STUDIO ONE PHOTOGRAPHY
2083 Acushnet Ave.
New Bedford, MA 02745
(508) 995-8920

 



Props/Antiques - Back To Top

Acushnet River Antiques Co.
72 Kilburn Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-992-8878

Cottage Antiques
179 Cottage Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-984-4560

Crazy Horse Antiques
508-999-4294

D.R. Nelson & Co. Booksellers
508-997-8800

New Bedford Antiques Co.
127 Rodney French Blvd.
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-993-7600

New England Demolition & Salvage
73 Cove Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-992-1099
www.nedsalvage.com
homneds@aol.com

Whalemen's Shipping List
17 Johnny Cake Hill
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-990-3786
 



National Park - Back To Top

New Bedford Whaling National Historical Park
33 William Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-996-4095
www.nps.gov/nebe

 



Restaurants - Back To Top

Antonio's Restaurant
267 Coggeshall Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-6753
Fax: 508-991-6753

The Back Nine Club
17 Heritage Hill Drive
Lakeville, MA 02347
508-947-9991
Fax: 508-947-9981
www.thebacknineclub.com
jklein@thebacknineclub.com

Cafe Arpeggio
800 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-999-2233
www.cafearpeggio.com
rob@cafearpeggio.com

Cafe Europa Restaurant
1256 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02746
508-997-1087

Cafe Funchal Inc.
123 Church Street
New Bedford, MA 02745
508-990-1886
Fax: 508-990-1885
www.cafefunchal.com
funchal@comcast.net

Cafe Mimo
1526 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02746
508-997-8779
Fax: 508-997-3319
cafemimo@gmail.com

The Candleworks Restaurant
72 No. Water Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-997-1294
Fax: 508-990-1739
www.thecandleworksrestaurant.com

Catwalk Bar & Grille
34 Union Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-994-3355
Fax: 617-929-4006
www.catwalkbars.com
admin@catwalkbars.com

Davy's Locker, Inc.
1480 East Rodney French Boulevard
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-992-7359
Fax: 508-991-3099

Domino's Pizza
P.O. Box 40007
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-999-2911

Freestone's City Grill
41 William Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-993-7477
Fax: 508-984-4486
www.freestones.com
jtwetherbee@comcast.net

Gene's Famous Seafood, Inc.
146 Huttleston Avenue
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-996-5127

Huttleston House Restaurant & Caterers
111 Huttleston Avenue
P.O. Box D-12
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-999-1791
Fax: 508-979-8044
www.huttlestonhouse.net
mbobola@aol.com

Me & Ed's Restaurant
30 Brock Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02744
508-993-9922
508-996-1554
jstellato@aol.com

Mike's Restaurant Inc.
390 Huttleston Avenue
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-996-9810

Mirasol's Cafe
439 State Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
508-996-2323
www.mirasolscafe.com
richard@mirasolscafe.com

Not Your Average Joe's
61 State Road
Dartmouth, MA 02747
508-992-5637
Fax: 508-990-1250

Panera Bread
84 North Dartmouth Mall
Dartmouth, MA 02747
508- 994-9640
Fax: 508-994-9641
www.panerabread.com
cafe3860vpc@panerabread.com

Pa Raffa's Italian Restaurant, Inc.
2857 Acushnet Avenue
New Bedford, MA 02745
508-995-8221

The Pasta House, Inc.
100 Alden Road
Fairhaven, MA 02719
508-993-9913
Fax: 508-993-0262
www.thepastahouse.net
mariorib777@aol.com

Quizno's Subs
606 Tarkiln Hill Road
New Bedford, MA 02745
508-985-9899
potterbrandi@aol.com

The Roasted Pig Bar & Grille
98 Nash Road
New Bedford, MA 02746
508-992-8267

White's Hospitality Center
66 State Road
P. O. Box 248
Westport, MA 02790
508-675-7185
Fax: 508-679-9324
www.lafrancehospitality.com
mlmenumaker@aol.com

 



Studio Space - Back To Top

New Bedford Economic Development Council
1213 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-3122
www.nbedc.org
info@nbedc.org

 



Tourism Organizations - Back To Top

City of New Bedford
Office of Tourism & Marketing
Wharfinger Bldg.
Pier 3
New Bedford, MA 02740
www.destinationnewbedford.com

 



Transportation - Back To Top

BLUE BIRD TAXI
2234 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA
508-999-1124

CHECKER STANDARD CAB
271 County St.
New Bedford, MA
508-999-4545

STAR TAXI
121 Ashley Blvd.
New Bedford, MA
508-996-3393

YELLOW CAB
987 Pleasant St.
New Bedford, MA
508-999-5213

 



Wardrobe and Costume - Back To Top

ANNEMARIE’S COSTUMES
5 Middle Rd.
Acushnet, MA 02743
(508) 995-1270

ELAINE’S T-SHIRT & COSTUMES
772 Purchase St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
(508) 999-2166

GENE’S CLEANERS & TAILORS
2117 Acushnet Ave.
New Bedford, MA 02745
(508) 995-2031

GEORGE THE TAILOR
116 Tarklin Hill Rd.
New Bedford, MA 02745
(508) 995-5413

GERRY THE TAILOR
300 Sawyer St.
New Bedford, MA 02746
(508) 993-6744

LEED’S CLEANERS & TAILORS
296 Court St.
New Bedford, MA 02740
(508) 992-7743

MAIN STREET FORMALS
320 North Main St.
Acushnet, MA 02743
(508) 995-0200

FINE VINTAGE CLOTHING & ANTIQUES
By appointment only - please call Ruth Smiler
508-996-1286
ruth@mannersforlife.com

 



Warehouse Space - Back To Top

New Bedford Economic Development Council
1213 Purchase Street
New Bedford, MA 02740
508-991-3122
www.nbedc.org
info@nbedc.org

 

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