Found 5 collections related to Merchant mariners

American theatre wing
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2369
1 linear foot (4 boxes)
Established by the American Theatre Wing during World War II as part of their Stage Door Canteen program, the Merchant Seamen's Club provided services, food, and entertainment to merchant marines passing through the Port of New York. Most... more
Benzelrath, Wilhelm Engelbert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 17820
1 folder
Wilhelm Engelbert Benzelrath was a German seaman. Letters and documents pertaining to Wilhelm Engelbert Benzelrath of Remscheid, Germany.
Anderson, John
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 99
1 v
Mariner; possibly a merchant; of Paterson, New Jersey. Papers consist of John Anderson's letters, accounts, clearance papers and other documents from his command of the "Calliope", sailing between New York and the West Indies, Nantes, etc.,... more
Loring, Joseph B
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1806
.29 linear feet (1 box)
Letters (1841-1850) sent from Joseph B. Loring to his wife Mary while Loring was involved in the merchant shipping trade. Letters include descriptions of ports visited, business conditions in the ports, and life on board the ship. Ports include... more
Kisseloff, Jeff
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6399
772 audio files
Jeff Kisseloff (1955 - ) is an American writer and oral historian. This collection (1986-2000) contains sound recordings of interviews Kisseloff conducted for his published and unpublished books and articles. Two books were published from these... more