Online Collection

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...
  • A History of Maritime Ministry in the United States February 5, 2013 Through its early development as a country up until today, many religious groups have endeavored to support the often-overlooked maritime workforce piloting America’s trade. SCI’s Archivist traces More...
  • SCI’s Most Clicked January 28, 2013 Explore the Institute’s most viewed website news articles from 2012, stories connecting mariners and those who support them. More...

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SCI Joins Queens College Special Collections October 14, 2011

SCI moves 178 years of archives chronicling the history of its service to mariners to the Department of Special Collections and Archives at Queens College, a leading repository of human rights... More...

Parker's Journals: SCI’S First CHAPLAINSBLOG October 8, 2011

by Johnathan Thayer, Associate Archivist The recently launched SCI CHAPLAINSBLOG showcases the daily work of SCI’s port chaplains, creating a new forum in which they can reach out to seafarers in... More...

Digital Archives Provide Window to Past January 24, 2011

This photo from SCI’s Digital Archive Collection shows Brooklyn Station, located at 22 First Avenue and operated by the Institute from 1904-1907. View this and other items from the archive... More...