Art and Archives

The Trustees of the Sailors’ Snug Harbor in the City of New York has an extensive art and archive collection which was gathered over its 200 year history. See Ms. Stocker’s 2017 article from the New York Archives Magazine: SSH’s art collection is in the care of the Noble Maritime Collection in Staten Island. A description of their current exhibit can be viewed at:

The archives are on permanent loan to SUNY Maritime College’s Stephen B. Luce Library.  An online viewing portal for some of the collection can be viewed at

Books about The Trustees of the Sailors’ Snug Harbor

The Sailors’ Snug Harbor: a history, 1801-2001  by Gerald J. Barry. Please send us a check for $10 to cover shipping and handling and we will gladly sen d you a copy, or you can find it at Amazon:

Sailors’ Snug Harbor 1801-1976 by Barnett Shepherd