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FILM OF THE OLYMPIC   FILM OF THE OLYMPIC
1911
These pictures were retouched after the Titanic disaster to eliminate American company flags visible on the other vessels in harbour so that, when re-shown in April 1912, the pictures might represent Titanic at her berth in Southampt...
The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City FORMER SALT LAKER PROBABLY PERISHED
26th April 1912
W. H. Hyter Thought to Have Been Victim of the Titanic Disaster --- That W. H. Hyter, a former Salt Laker, perished when the Titanic sank while on his way to this city to visit his mother, Mrs. L...
  TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT MOUNT OLIVET CEMETERY

The Titanic plot at the Mount Olivet Cemetery, Halifax, Nova Scotia was intended for Catholic victims of the Titanic. Row 1 ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal FAILS TO FIND BROTHER AMONG TITANIC'S DEAD
11th May 1912
(Special to the Journal) Rahway, May 11---Mrs. Margaret O’Brien, of 90 Monroe street, returned last evening from a several days’ stay in Halifax, Nova Scotia, where she went to see if any trace could be found of her brother, Arthur K...
  THEODOOR DE MULDER'S CERTIFICATE OF CITIZENSHIP
5th December 1932
THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA To Be Given To The Person Naturalized No. 3637076 CERTIFICATE OF CITIZENSHIP Petition No. 71418 Personal description of holder as of date of naturalizatio...
New York Times MANY GIFTS TO CHARITY
29th May 1912
Joseph Hirsch's Will Filed---W. A. Spencer Gives $1,000 to Library --- A large number of public institutions received bequests by wills filed for probate yesterday in the Surrogates' Court. [Description of the will of Joseph Hirsch omi...
  ALFRED CHARLES SHIERS DEATH CERTIFICATE
12th February 1946
1946 - Death Certificate When and where died - 12th February 1946, Borough Hospital Name and Surname - Alfred Charles Shiers Sex - Male Age - 59 years Occupation - of 5 Pee...
Hudson Observer WEST HOBOKEN MAN'S RELATIVES HAVE NOT ABANDONED ALL HOPE
22nd April 1912
Nothing has been heard of John Ashby, listed as second cabin passenger aboard the ill-fated Titanic, and the family, in West Hoboken, with the Rev. Edmund J. Cleveland, would be pleased for any information. No satisfaction can be obtained at the Whit...
Daily Sketch MAN WHO WAS PULLED BACK
4th May 1912
Says Officer Shot Two Men Who tried to Enter Boat A graphic description of the scene on the Titanic after the boats had gone is given by an Athlone survivor, Mr ...
  EDITH RUSSELL'S PARIS BROTHEL

How a Titanic survivor nearly bought a house of ill-repute!...
  BIRTH CERTIFICATE
1881
CERTIFIED COPY OF AN ENTRY OF BIRTH Registration District Southam...
FOUR ROOMS : CHANNEL FOUR : BE A PART OF IT! Channel 4 FOUR ROOMS : CHANNEL FOUR : BE A PART OF IT!
25th October 2011
Talkback Thames
Channel 4’s Hit Series Four Rooms is back and looking for more extraordinary items to feature in the second series....
  NEWSPAPER CUTTINGS

The Los Angeles Times of April 17th 1912 stated that he was a brother of E. D. Rood of El Centro, California. The Rocky Mountain News (Denver) of April 13th 1992 stated that he was the Vice President and General Manager of the Pacific Coast Creosotin...
  DEATH CERTIFICATE
1913
Certified Copy of an Entry of Death Registration District  ...
Galesburg Mail IVAN JAALASOVICH WHO ESCAPED FROM TITANIC HOMESICK FOR NATIVE LAND
25th April 1912
TOLD REPORTER OF HIS ESCAPE. Jumped into Same Lifeboat in which Frank Kurun Escaped Accompanied Kurun to Galesburg Ivan Jaalasovich, who was one of the passeng...
Jersey Journal JERSEY CITY MAN AND BROTHER PERISH
19th April 1912
John Kieran, who boarded with James Tierney at Grove and Second streets perished, along with his brother Phillip, in the wreck of the Titanic. John was 23 years old and was employed as a bartender at 268 Varick Street. He was a citizen of the United ...
  GEORGE PELHAM DEATH CERTIFICATE
18th October 1939
Death certificate of Titanic survivor George Pelham...
Chicago Daily Journal THE HERO’S CHOICE—THE PLUNGE OF THE TITANIC WITH THOSE WHO STAYED BEHIND
19th April 1912
The Hero’s Choice—The Plunge of the Titanic with Those Who Stayed Behind   From a Description of the Final Scene in World’s Greatest Sea Disaster b...
New York Times FIERMONTES SAIL ON THE SAME SHIP
29th January 1935
Former Mrs. Astor, With Friend, Books Passage for Italy at Last Moment --- The former Mrs. Madeleine Force Astor Dick, who was married to Enzo Fiermonte, Italian pugilist, more than a year ago, booked a last-minute passage Saturday on t...
The Greenwich News GREENWICH PEOPLE SAVED
19th April 1912
MRS. WILLIAM T. GRAHAM AND MISS MARGARET AMONG RESCUED FROM TITANIC. RELATIVES OF OTHER GREENWICH PEOPLE ON STRICKEN SHIP ALL REACH PORT - TALES OF THE DISASTER FROM MISS GRAHAM AND MR. CARTER'S ...
Antioch News DEATH OF ELSBURY POSITIVE
2nd May 1912
Dispatch From the White Star Line Says That Elsbury is Not a Survivor ALL HOPE IS ABANDONED Gurnee Man on Titanic Not Among Survivors--Family Now Compelled to Give up Hope. The last hope of the James El...
  TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT FAIRVIEW LAWN CEMETERY

Row 1 ...
Worcester Evening Gazette BE BRITISH, MY MEN CAPT. SMITH'S ORDER
20th April 1912
WASHINGTON, April 19- But for the unparalled self-sacrifice and heroism of Capt. Smith and the Titanic's officers, the sea would have claimed an even greater toll when the gigantic ship went down. From the bridge, Capt. Smith called through his megap...
REPORT INTO THE LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC  -  A CENTENNIAL REAPPRAISAL Titanic Review REPORT INTO THE LOSS OF THE SS TITANIC - A CENTENNIAL REAPPRAISAL
7th December 2011
Monica Hall
A remarkable team of experts shine fresh and detailed light on a century old drama....
ARTHUR LEWIS' DISCHARGE BOOK   ARTHUR LEWIS' DISCHARGE BOOK

Arthur Lewis' Discharge Book showing the entry for the Titanic and later ships including the Olympic. The book is stamped 23 Jan 1941. Name of ship and official number, port of registry and tonnage:...