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Alexander Paul Papers, 1856-1950

 Collection
Identifier: AP-0002
Overview The collection documents the life and career of Alexander Paul (1883-1956), a 1901 graduate of the New York Nautical (now SUNY Maritime College) St. Mary's whose maritime career culminated as an Inspector of Marine Vessels. Materials include a personal log book/diary with newspaper clippings and photographs, correspondence, documents related to Paul's career, and photographs.

Arthur M. Tode Papers, 1908-1975

 Collection
Identifier: AP-0005
Overview Tode was a 1912 graduate of New York Nautical School (now SUNY Maritime College), and later served as an instructor and Chief Engineer at the school. He was known for his advocacy of a strong Merchant Marine, especially through his leadership of the Propeller Club, which he built into an influential national organization. Materials include correspondence, publications, diary extracts, clippings, photographs, medals, and other career related documents.

Board of Commissioners of Pilots of the State of New York Records, 1845-1994

 Collection
Identifier: SC-0001
Overview This collection documents the activities of the Board of Commissioners of Pilots of the State of New York, the licensing and regulatory body for maritime pilots in the Port of New York/New Jersey, Long Island and Block Island Sound, and Hudson River Districts. The collection includes log books for station boats, pilot boats, and incoming and outgoing ships; minutes of board meetings, personnel records, and tide tables.

Captain Alfred Francis Olivet's Night Order Logs, 1946-1951

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: CA-RG1-0006
Scope and Contents Captain Olivet's night orders for the cruises of the Empire State II training ship from 1946, through 1950. Daily entries (typically a few paragraphs each) contain information about weather, sea, and traffic conditions, as well as orders to be carried out while the captain is resting. There is a single entry for 1951.

Captain Hugh Stephens Oral History Interview

 File
Identifier: CA-RG15-0030
Scope and Contents In this interview Captain Hugh Stephens speaks of his time as a merchant mariner during World War II working on liberty transport ships, his experiences during his career after the war, how he got into being a nautical educator, and comparing cadets from his time to cadets nowadays.

Captain Robert Fay Oral History Interview

 File
Identifier: CA-RG15-0047
Scope and Contents In this interview, Captain Fay discusses his childhood spent working on fishing boats, why he went to SUNY Maritime college, stories of his time at the college and the people he knew there, the three cruises he spent aboard the Empire State V, the first women cadets at the college, and his career post graduation.

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.

David Epstein Summer Sea Term Films, 1966-1980

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: AP-0022
Content Description This collection consists of 12 reels of film (all Super 8 or 8mm) dated from the 1960s-1980 depicting summer sea terms on the Maritime College training ships Empire State IV (training ship from 1959-1973) and the Empire State V (training ship from 1973 - 1990). Footage shows training drills, oceanography experiments, and leisure activities on the ships and at international ports.

Empire State I Logbooks, 1931-1941

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CA-RG1-0005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the logbooks from the U.S.S Empire State one of the training ships used by the New York State Nautical School (now SUNY Maritime College) to train young men for the merchant marines and the naval reserves. A ship’s logbook is a daily record of the ship’s course, speed and location. Navigational, piloting and other notable events occurring in and around the ship are also recorded in a ship’s logbook. Logbooks serve as a reminder to the officers of the deck of their...

Empire State I Records, 1927-1979

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: CA-RG1-0003
Scope and Contents The Empire State I was used by the New York State Merchant Marine Academy (now SUNY Maritime College) as its training ship from 1931 until 1941. The ship was used to train young men for careers in the Merchant Marines and the Naval Reserves. Materials in this collection include documents regarding the acquisition of the Empire State, materials recounting of the Empire State’s rescue of a Spanish fishing boat as well as films, transparencies and students notebooks donated by Frederick E....

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Riesenberg, Felix,, 1879-1939 4
Tomb, James H., Captain 4
Baylis, John Stansbury, Captain 3
McMurray, Frederick S. 3
Sailors' Snug Harbor (Institution) 3
Weickum, Louis E. 3
Dilloway, Phylipp, 1926- 2
Durgin, Calvin T. (Calvin Thornton), 1893-1965 2
Kuhnle, William 2
Paul, Alexander 2
Propeller Club of the United States 2
Schutz, Charles Daniel , 1895- 2
Wauchope, George 2
Ballard, Harry C. 1
Barnet, E. 1
Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corporation, Ltd. 1
Bidgood, Frederick Emery, 1918- 1
Bombe, Albert A. 1
Caesar, Albert H. 1
Caldwell, Thomas Frank, 1908-1997 1
Carter, Edward F. 1
Cole, Edward H. 1
Craven, T. T. 1
DeVita, Charles 1
Dean, R.E. 1
Dunlap and Associates East 1
Empire State II (training ship) 1
Empire State IV (Training Ship) 1
Empire State V (Training Ship) 1
Epstein, David 1
Ernest, Richard 1
Everhart, Lay H., Lt. Commander 1
Farrell Lines, Inc. 1
Fay, Reginald 1
Flying Finn, Inc. 1
George, Robert J. 1
Glosten, E.R. 1
Gregory, William R. 1
Hamburg-American Line 1
Hamilton, Alexander,, 1757-1804 1
Hanus, G.C. 1
Hendrickson, Frederick M. 1
Hollenbeck, W. A. 1
Hudson River Pilots Association 1
Irwin, Malcolm A. 1
Kaino, William 1
Ketteson, R. M. 1
Kopec, J. 1
Krastins, Janis 1
Lane, John D. 1
Lee, Robert Corwin 1
Leyland, James 1
Loeser, Edward P. 1
Manley, Louis E. 1
Marine Society (Boston, Mass.) 1
Marine Society of the City of New York, in the State of New York 1
Marine Society of the City of New-York, in the Province of New-York, in America 1
McNamara, James 1
Melville, Thomas,, 1830-1884 1
Moore, Albert V. (Albert Voorhis), 1880-1953 1
Moore-McCormack Lines, Inc. 1
Morgan, Charley 1
Morris, Roy, 1906-1993 1
Morro Castle (Steamship) 1
Nash, Malcolm Peters 1
New York (State). Board of Commissioners of Pilots 1
O'Brien, Keran 1
Olivet, Alfred Francis, Captain 1
Phythian, Robert L. 1
Prichard, H. C. 1
Randall, Robert Richard 1
Rodman, W.L. 1
Rossell, Axel 1
Sandy Hook Pilots Association 1
Sayles, W. R. 1
Service, Elliot K. 1
Seward, Herbert L. (Herbert Lee) 1
Smith, Lewis L. 1
Tate, John Still, 1919- 1
Texas Company 1
Thayer, Horace H. 1
Tighe, Franklin R. 1
Tode, Kate Eisig 1
United States.. Coast Guard 1
Vander Clute, Carl F. 1
W.R. Grace & Co. 1
Washington, George,, 1732-1799 1
Wellman, Walter,, 1858-1934 1
Wetmore, Harvey Davis 1
William Cramp and Sons Ship and Engine Building Co. 1
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