SS Stevens Gallery

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English: SS Stevens was a 473-foot, 14,893-ton ship that served as the floating dormitory from 1968 to 1975 for about 150 students of Stevens Institute of Technology, a technological university, in Hoboken, NJ.


Postcard images[edit]

Postcard SS Stevens and Stevens Center.jpg
Postcard Stevens with RMS Queen Elizabeth.jpg
SS Stevens and 14-story Stevens Center in background, postcard image SS Stevens (lower left) with RMS Queen Elizabeth on her last voyage, October 30, 1968, postcard image


From Castle Point[edit]

SS Stevens from Castle Point view 01.jpg
View from Castle Point on upper campus of Stevens Institiute of Technology

Brochure & other[edit]

SS Exochorda Post-War 01.jpg
Aug 1961 The Aces with Deck Plans Pg01 Crop01.jpg
SS Exochorda, the future SS Stevens, as she appeared circa 1950 1961 travel brochure cover photo. The ship pictured is the SS Excalibur, one of four nearly identical sister ships in the "New 4 Aces" fleet.

From pier[edit]

SS Stevens name on bow 01.jpg
SS Stevens gangplank from pier 01.jpg
Starboard bow showing Stevens name View of main gangplank to A-deck
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SS Stevens view from river road 01.jpg
SS Stevens stern from pier 02.jpg
SS Stevens from River Road, later renamed Sinatra Drive View looking forward along starboard side
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SS Stevens stern from pier 01.jpg
SS Stevens stern from pier 03.jpg
Starboard side from stern showing superstucture and upper, lower gangplanks View of stern looking east across the Hudson River to Manhattan
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SS Stevens stern from pier 04.jpg
SS Stevens B-deck gangway from pier 01.jpg
SS Stevens pier gangplank pipes 01.jpg
View of stern showing rudder B-deck gangway looking aft Looking forward toward utility service hoses and A-deck gangway


A-deck foyer and room interior[edit]

SS Stevens main gangplank from A-deck foyer view 01.jpg
SS Stevens okubo mediterranean mural 01.jpg
View down gangplank from A-deck main foyer Miné Okubo Mediterranean map in main foyer
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SS Stevens room view 01 from doorway.jpg
SS Stevens room view 03.jpg
SS Stevens room view 04 bunk beds ladder.jpg
SS Stevens room view from doorway Room interior - desks Room interior - rollaway berths with ladder
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SS Stevens view from porthole 01.jpg
SS Stevens morning on the ship 01.jpg
SS Stevens life preserver information placard.jpg
Watercraft view from porthole Early morning as seen from room 222 Life preserver information placard on cabin door
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4 Aces Brochure April 1952 30M Pg07-08 Veranda Illustration.jpg
Veranda suite of rooms from "4 Aces" brochure, April, 1952


Bridge deck[edit]

SS Stevens docking bridge starboard 02.jpg
SS Stevens bridge deck port side forward view01.jpg
View from docking bridge, looking astern over starboard lifeboats Port side, looking forward
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SS Stevens bridge view 02 stack.jpg
SS Stevens wheelhouse view 01.jpg
SS Stevens Sun deck view 01.jpg
View of ship's stack, looking aft from starboard side View of wheelhouse from starboard side Lower Manhattan view from Sun deck (above wheelhouse)
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SS Stevens Wheelhouse View 02.jpg
SS Stevens bridge view 01.jpg
Wheelhouse view from port side Bridge deck, starboard side, forward view


Boat deck[edit]

SS Stevens boat deck view 05 port side life boats.jpg
SS Stevens and stevens center from boat deck 01.jpg
SS Stevens boat deck forward to port side 01.jpg
View of lifeboats, port side, looking forward View of Stevens Center building from Boat deck of SS Stevens View across forward portion of Boat deck
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SS Stevens boat deck view toward bow 01.jpg
SS Stevens boat deck starboard view of pier 01.jpg
Boat deck view, looking forward View of pier from boat deck, starboard side
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SS Stevens boat deck starboard generator house 01.jpg
Emergency generator house, starboard side


Bow, anchor and windlass[edit]

SS Stevens main deck view 05 bow starboard to stern.jpg
SS Stevens anchor windlass 01.jpg
View on main deck, bow, looking aft View of anchor windlass, looking aft
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SS Stevens main deck bow 01.jpg
SS Stevens spare anchor view 01.jpg
View on main deck, bow, looking forward Spare anchor secured on deck


A-Deck, aft[edit]

SS Stevens A-deck aft starboard view01.jpg
SS Stevens A-deck aft starboard view of pier 01.jpg
View from A-deck aft, starboard side, looking forward View of pier from A-deck aft, starboard side
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SS Stevens A-deck aft cargo hatch 6.jpg
View of A-deck aft cargo hatch #5


B-deck lounge[edit]

SS Stevens B-deck lounge ping-pong table 01.jpg
Ping-pong table in B-deck lounge(view toward port side)
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SS Stevens B-Deck lounge starboard view 01.jpg
Aug 1961 The Aces with Deck Plans Pg05 Crop01.jpg
B-deck lounge, formerly Exochorda's main dining room (view toward starboard portholes) B-deck lounge, as pictured in American Export Lines travel brochure, 1961.


Promenade deck, aft[edit]

SS Stevens promenade aft P02 aft lounge stairs top.jpg
SS Stevens promenade aft P03 aft lounge with door stairs down.jpg
Promenade deck, top of stairs, looking toward aft lounge entrance Promenade deck, aft lounge, starboard side looking toward stairs down to A-deck
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SS Stevens promenade view 06 aft lounge port toward bow.jpg
SS Stevens promenade aft lounge view P05.jpg
Promenade lounge port side looking forward Promenade lounge starboard side looking forward
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SS Stevens promenade aft lounge view P06.jpg
SS Stevens promenade view P09 port aft looking astern.jpg
Promenade aft lounge bar with Steinberg mural View from promenade deck, port side, looking astern and down at A-deck
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SS Stevens promenade aft P07 aft lounge port astern.jpg
SS Stevens promenade view P08 toward aft lounge from stern.jpg
Promenade deck aft lounge, starboard side, view toward outside doors Promenade deck aft forward view toward lounge doors, port side.
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SS Stevens promenade view P10 port mid-ship toward stern.jpg
SS Stevens promenade portside forward view01.jpg
Promenade deck, port side, looking astern showing stairs to Boat deck View from promenade deck aft, port side, looking forward, toward lower Manhattan
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4 Aces Brochure April 1952 30M Pg05-06 Swimming Pool Illustration.jpg
Tiled swimming pool from "4 Aces" brochure, April, 1952


Promenade deck, forward[edit]

SS Stevens promenade deck view 01 toward bow.jpg
SS Stevens promenade view P17 port toward stern.jpg
Promenade deck, port side, looking forward at doors to enclosed section of deck Promenade deck port side, inside the enclosed section, looking astern
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SS Stevens promenade fwd section.jpg
Forward section of enclosed portion of Promenade deck, looking toward the starboard side
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SS Stevens Promenade forward lounge port 01.jpg
April 1952 4 Aces Brochure Pg29-32 Cropped 01.jpg
Promenade deck, forward lounge, looking toward the port side Promenade deck, forward lounge, as shown in "New 4 Aces" travel brochure, 1952
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SS Stevens Promenade forward lounge starboard 01.jpg
Aug 1961 The Aces with Deck Plans Pg04 Cropped01.jpg
Promenade deck, forward lounge, looking toward the starboard side Promenade deck, forward lounge, as shown in "The Aces" travel brochure, 1961

Farewell[edit]

SS Stevens preparing for last voyage view 12 Helen McAllister tug.jpg
SS Stevens 1979 memento card 01.jpg
Tugboat Helen McAllister preparing to tow Stevens on her final voyage, August 26, 1975 SS Stevens memento card showing partially dismantled ship, ca. 1979
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SS Stevens Anchor on Campus View 01.jpg
Memorial six-ton anchor from SS Stevens on upper campus, August, 2008


Other photos[edit]