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Appointments to Merchant Marine Reserve, U.S. Naval Reserve, 1943 - 1944

 File — Box: 33

Scope and Contents

These files contain letters from the United States Navy Department to the Superintendent of the New York State Maritime Academy (now SUNY Maritime College). The letters are in regards to the appointments of graduating students as Midshipmen in the Merchant Marine Reserve and the U.S. Naval Reserve. Unlike other years, these particular letters from 1943-1944 were filed separately from the individual student files.


  • 1943 - 1944

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Appointments to examine materials must be made in advance. Please e-mail for more information or to schedule an appointment.

For institutional records, the library follows the “72 year rule” used by the U.S. government for census records, meaning that we will not release records with personal information about individuals for 72 years from the record date. Additionally, records will be reviewed for compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), which states that student records must be restricted until an individual is deceased, before being released.


From the Collection: 33 Linear Feet (33 Archival Record Storage Cartons)


Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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