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Carl F. Vander Clute Papers, 1955-1961

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AP-0006

Contents of Collection

The collection primarily consists of records related to Vander Clute's work with the Maritime College Council, which he chaired from 1955-1960. Materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, publications, and a few photographs.


  • 1937 - 1961
  • Majority of material found within 1955 - 1961

Language of Materials

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.

Conditions Governing Use

Reproductions may be provided to users to support research and scholarship. However, collection use is subject to all copyright laws. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Biographical Note

Carl F. Vander Clute graduated from Maritime College (then referred to as the New York Staet Nautical School) in 1921. He was a member of the College's Board of Visitors from 1934 to 1954, and Chairman of the College's Council from 1955 to 1960. In his professional life, Vander Clute served as Manager of the Marine Department of the Gulf Oil Company; as a merchant marine officer with the United States Lines; and as a general and admiralty lawyer.


1.5 Linear Feet (3 standard archival document boxes; one half sized archival document box)

Physical Location

Stephen B. Luce Library, SUNY Maritime College 6 Pennyfield Avenue Bronx, NY 10465 Telephone: (718) 409-7231

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition is unclear (see accession record for details).

Processing Information

Original finding aid created by Nicholas J. Falco in November 1994. In July 2017 description was updated and migrated to ArchivesSpace by Annie Tummino (physical arrangement was not changed, but intellectual description was edited for clarity and to meet DACS standards).

Carl F. Vander Clute Papers, 1955-1961
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Original finding aid created by Nicholas J. Falco in November 1994. Updated and migrated to ArchivesSpace by Annie Tummino in July 2017.

Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

6 Pennyfield Avenue
Bronx NY 10465 United States
(718) 409-7231