Archive Listings

SCI Awarded Maritime Heritage Grant
SCI’s Archives department has received a grant from the National Park Service to map New York City’s maritime history in digital format. More...
  • July 30, 2015 Twenty-Four Hours on the Charles W. Morgan: Thoughts on the Maritime History of the Oil Industry SCI Archivist Johnathan Thayer reflects on his experience last summer on board the Charles W. Morgan, a restored 19th-century whaling ship. More...
  • May 13, 2015 An Interactive Historical Timeline of the Seamen’s Church Institute Founded in 1834, SCI’s historic records detail the development of maritime commerce in the City of New York from early days. An online photographic More...

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  • A History of Maritime Ministry in the United States February 5, 2013 by Johnathan Thayer, Archivist More...
  • Digging Out from Superstorm Sandy January 14, 2013 by Johnathan Thayer, Archivist More...
  • SCI Archives Featured in Latest Issue of The American Archivist December 5, 2012 by Johnathan Thayer, Archivist More...
  • The Joseph Conrad Memorial Library November 30, 2012 by Tasnim Ahmed, High School Student History Intern More...
  • US Merchant Marine Oral History Project Launches November 12, 2012 by Johnathan Thayer, Archivist A new initiative to capture the stories of the merchant marine via recorded interviews launches on the SCI Digital Archives website. More...
  • SCI’s Women’s Council October 19, 2012 by Mohan Hasan, High School Student History Intern More...
  • SCI and the Merchant Marine during World War II, Part Three: 1943-1945 September 25, 2012 by Johnathan Thayer, Archivist More...