Includes photographs and transparencies relating to the design, construction and testing of U.S. Naval experimental hydrofoil crafts, including ""DENISON", "SEA LEGS", "PCH-1", PHM, built by Boeing Company, "ENTERPRISE", "HALOBATES" and other American and foreign hydrofoils of 1940s-1960s. This collection was donated by William R. Porter in 1962.
State University of New York Maritime College. Stephen B. Luce Library.
SUNY Maritime College - Stephen B. Luce Library
1 sound disc (30 minutes)
Mr. Berger describes his experiences as a cadet growing up in the area, enticed by Maritime's free tuition in 1965 and his father's promise to buy him a new car if he decided he didn't want to attend Maritime after one semester. Mr. Berger was a deck student who had interactions with Gerry Riviera (Geraldo Rivera), Captain Olivet, the Grace Lines, Philadelphia, Seamen's Church Institute, Europe, and the Vietnam War.