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S.S. United States Papers
This is a collection of artifacts from the S.S. United States. The artifacts include a flag, bible, linens, silverware, menu, landing card, and other paper artifacts from the ship. They were bought by Robbie de Vries and ...
Aaron Robert "Babe" Schwartz Papers
Aaron Robert “Babe” Schwartz, Texas state senator, lawyer, and professor, was born to Russian immigrant parents in Galveston, Texas on July 17, 1926. Schwartz taught Ocean and Coastal Law at The University of Houston Law ...
Sammy Ray Papers, 1964-2013
Sammy Ray was a Professor Emeritus and longtime employee of Texas A&M University at Galveston. The collection consists of records documenting the establishment of the Texas Maritime Academy in Galveston, Texas, files on ...
J. Morgan Wells, Aquanaut
Morgan Wells was an aquanaut on both SeaLabII (1965) and Tektite II (1970). While on both missions, he writes to "Debb" about life at the bottom of the sea. While onboard Tektite II, the crew experienced an earthquake, ...
Houston Ship Channel Waste Load Evaluation Papers, 1964-1987
(Texas Department of Water Resources, 1964)
Houston Ship Channel Waste Load Evaluation. This collection includes correspondence, maps, original collected data regarding wastewater levels. In order to meet the requirements of the Federal Water Pollution Control ...
Capt. Karl P. Fanning Collection
This collection of papers of Capt. Karl P. Fanning are class notes which he took as a student at Texas Maritime Academy studying for his B.S. degree and 3rd Mates License which he received in May 1967. The courses represented ...
W.T. Gooding Collection
This is a collection of log books of merchant marine cruises collected by Mr. Gooding between 1966 and 1971.
Joseph Maxwell "Max" Teare Papers
Joseph Maxwell “Max” Teare was a student at the Texas Maritime Academy and from 1964-1967 and currently works at Texas A&M Galveston as the 2nd mate on the training ship. The papers include letters, grade reports, news ...
Delbert D. Sprague Papers (T/S Texas Clippper 1965 Cruise Records)
Master electrician and former student of the Texas Maritime Academy (TMA) at Texas A&M University at Galveston. Consists of a collection of records from the first voyage of the training ship, Texas Clipper, during the 1965 ...
William H. Clayton Papers, 1968-1969, 1976
Dr. William H Clayton was appointed the first Dean of Texas A&M University's College of Marine Sciences and Maritime Resources. He spent 15 years with the University as Chief Executive Officer and is regarded a leader in ...