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SUNY Maritime College Student Newspaper, 1949-1997

Identifier: CA-RG9-0003

Scope and Contents

The Porthole included updates on campus activities, a comic strip called "Scuttlebutt", a college sports section, editorial, op-ed pieces, ship sightings, and updates on girlfriends.


  • Majority of material found within 1949 - 1997


Language of Materials

All materials in this collection 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 / Historical

The student newspaper was published between 1949 until 1997.

Alumni Dave Momot financed a scanning project of the Porthole from 1954-1959 to be featured in the digital collection.


1 Gigabytes


This collection contains the student newspaper, Porthole, which was published between 1949 until 1997.


Materials in this collection are arranged in chronological order.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

There is no record of transfer or deed of gift for this collection.

SUNY Maritime College Student Newspaper, 1949-1997
Renae Rapp
May 2020
Description rules
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Repository Details

Part of the Stephen B. Luce Library Repository

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