NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

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NEARER MY GOD TO THEE (ARCHIVE RECORDING)
1902
An early cylinder recording of Nearer My God to Thee...
 
NEARER MY GOD TO THEE

The Hymn Nearer My God to Thee has often been suggested as the last tune played by the Musicians on the Titanic. There are different versions of the hymn, all are set to verses, written in 1841, by the English poet Sara...
North Devon Journal
LOCAL NEWS FOR THE PARISHES IN NORTH DEVON
25th April 1912
Local news of the Titanic...
The Sun (New York)
MEDIUM TELLS OF WORD FROM STEAD
14th May 1912
Swoons At Seance, Then Re-enacts "Last Scenes Aboard the Titanic" --- Special Cable Despatch to THE SUN --- MANCHESTER, May 13---The Daily Despatch says that it hears that a message was...
IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE
 
IN MEMORY OF THE TITANIC CATASTROPHE
1912
Henry Tiedemann
Grand Memorial Fantasie Words and Music by Henry Tiedemann Published 1912 by the Southern Music Company, Dallas, Texas Listen to this Piece...
TITANIC HYMN, 1912 (1)
 
TITANIC HYMN, 1912 (1)
1912
This is another french hymn in honour of the band of the Titanic. 'Plus près de toi, mon dieu' is the translation of 'Nearer my god to thee'...
THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
 
THE BAND PLAYED NEARER MY GOD TO THEE AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN
1912
In Memory of the Heroes of the Ill-Fated Titanic Words by Mark Bean Music by Harold Jones Published 1912 by Joe Morris Music Co., ...
 
GRAVE

Here Rest In Christ Owen George Allum Shipwrecked on the Titanic and Drowned At Sea April 14th, 1912, Aged 17 years. Nearer My God To Thee [In the Winter 1989 issue of the Atlantic Daily Bulletin it was repo...
LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC
 
LEADBELLY : THE TITANIC
15th October 1948
Huddie Ledbetter - Leadbelly
Blues singer/songwriter Huddie Ledbetter, better known as Leadbelly, was born in Mooringsport, Louisiana in 1885. Leadbelly remarked in th...
Chicago Tribune
LOOKING AT HOLLYWOOD
22nd December 1952
Hedda Hopper
“THE TITLE “Nearer My God To Thee” is now definitely “Titanic.” It should have been all along, but 20th Century had to clear it, and that cost a pretty penny. . .”   Chicag...
 
FAMILY GRAVESTONE (1)

In loving memory of Richard Fynney (of Wetton Staffordshire) the beloved husband of Frances Fynney who died July 16th 1894 aged 66 years "Gone but not forgotten" also Joseph, son of the above who was lost on...
Royal Cornwall Gazette
ST. AUSTELL
25th April 1912
The most impressive gathering was that at the Baptist Sunday School, with which the family of the late Mr. W. H. Nancarrow, one of the Mount Charles victims, was connected. As the children were being dismissed the members of the adult classes lined u...
 
FAMILY GRAVE (1)

Also Edward James William son of the above aged 38 years Also Edward Henry Bagley Nephew of the above Who Lost Their Lives in the Titanic Disaster April 15th 1912 Out of the Deep I Call To Thee ...
 
MEMORIAL ON GRAVESTONE

In Loving Memory of RICHARD ALLSOP died 30 November 1829 Aged 35 and of JAMES ALLSOP son of the above born 1 September 1827 died 6 April 1917 also of FRANK RICHARD ALLSOP so...
Hampshire Independent
AUGUST JOHNSON DEATH NOTICE
11th May 1912
Death notice for Titanic victim August Johnson....
MEMORIAL TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD
 
MEMORIAL TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD

A memorial plaque to Titanic cellist John Wesley Woodward, art All Saints Church, Lime Walk, Headington, Oxford....
 
VARIOUS MEMORIALS TO JOHN WESLEY WOODWARD

Named on the Musicians Memorial at the Old Library site, London Road, Southampton. also named on the St Marys Church Musicians Memorial, St Marys, Southampton. also he is mentioned on a plaque in the lobby of the Boston ...
IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912
 
IN MEMORIAM SS TITANIC, 1912
1912
Memorial document published in Great Britain in April 1912...
The Times
FUNERAL OF THE TITANIC'S BANDMASTER
20th May 1912
The funeral of Mr Wallace Hartley, the bandmaster of the Titanic, took place on Saturday at Colne Cemetery. Thousands of visitors from all parts of the surrounding country were present. The funeral was attended by the Mayor and members of...
Ilford Graphic
ILFORD PASSENGERS ON THE TITANIC
19th April 1912
Ilford has her part to play in the latest tragedy of the ocean. On April 2nd last, Mr and Mrs Ben Hart were present at the "Cauliflower" in their honour prior to their departure for Canada. During the evening they were the recipients of a beautiful I...
Newark Evening News
SURVIVOR VISITS MONTCLAIR
20th April 1912
One of the survivors of the Titanic, Miss Edwina Trout, of Bath, England, is the guest of Miss Jennie Holwell, of 209 Bellevue avenue, Upper Montclair. “I can never forget the experience,” said Miss Trout today. “As we pulled away fro...
Chicago Tribune
FILM STORY OF TITANIC SINKING GETS THE GREEN LIGHT
22nd February 1952
LOOKING AT HOLLYWOOD by Hedda Hopper Film Story of Titanic Sinking Gets the Green Light Hollywood, Feb. 22--Darryl Zanuck has given the green light to Charlie Brac...
Western Morning News
UGBOROUGH MAN'S STORY
29th April 1912
J. Horswell (sic), a sailor, residing in Southampton, said though he was now lodging at Southampton, he hailed from Ugborough. He acted as bowman in one of the emergency boats, and among the passengers with them were Sir Cosmo and Lady Duff Gordon. ...
 
JOHN FREDERICK PRESTON CLARKE

Brian J. Ticehurst
Clarke, John Frederick Preston. 22 Tunstall Street, Smithdown Road, Liverpool. Orchestra (Bass). (From: Mansion House Titanic Relief Fund Booklet, March 1913) ...
Birkenhead News
AN ARGYLE THEATRE'S BANDSMAN AMONG THE TITANIC ORCHESTRA
20th April 1912
One of those on board the Titanic and who it is feared is amongst those who have perished, is Mr. J. F. P. Clarke, formerly a member of the orchestra of the Argyle Theatre of Varieties. Mr. Clarke in his short time he played...
 
ETERNAL FATHER, STRONG TO SAVE

The Hymn "Eternal Father, Strong to Save" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. William Whiting (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1860, as a poem for a student about to sail for America. T...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
SAYS MUSICIANS KNELT AS THEY PLAYED HYMN
20th April 1912
Mrs Ada M Clarke, one of the survivors, went to the White Star offices today to arrange for her passage back home to Southampton, England. Her husband, Charles S. Clarke, with whom she was on her way to California to make her...
Standard Union
COL. ASTOR BURIED IN GRAVE BESIDE MOTHER
4th May 1912
Body Brought to Manhattan After Funeral Services at Rhinecliff --- The body of John Jacob Astor was buried this afternoon beside the grave of his mother in Trinity Cemetery, on Washington Heights. The funeral services were held at Rhin...
The Times
THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT
25th May 1912
THE TITANIC BAND MEMORIAL CONCERT Under the auspices of the Orchestral Association a concert was given yesterday at the Albert Hall in honour of the musicians who peris...
Camden Post-Telegram
SURVIVOR HERE IN ROLLER CHAIR
19th April 1912
Titanic'’s Barber Tells of His Terrible Experience on Sinking Liner --- SAVED BY RAFT OF CAMP STOOLS --- Augustus H. Whiteman, [sic] whose rescue from the Titanic was told of in yesterday’s Post-Telegram, pas...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
THE FACTS THAT STICK OUT IN THE GREATEST OF MARINE DISASTERS
19th April 1912
Early report summarizing the known facts of the Titanic disaster......
Unidentified Newspaper
DUMFRIES TITANIC VICTIMS
1912
Memorial unveiled on Dock Park. A very impressive ceremony, and one which attracted much public attention, took place on Saturday afternoon when the handsome memorial which has been erected on the Dock Park in honour of John Law Hume, ...
Bournemouth Echo
A SWANAGE MAN'S STORY OF THE DISASTER
1912
Iceberg mistaken for a cloud The Two Swanage survivors of the ill-fated Titanic messers J W. Gibbons of Studland and Charles Burgess arrived in England on Sunday in the "Lapland". They both arrived in...
The Witney Gazette
TITANIC SURVIVORS' STORIES ON ARRIVAL AT PLYMOUTH
4th May 1912
One hundred and sixty-seven survivors of the crew of the Titanic landed at Plymouth on Sunday from the Red Star liner Lapland. They told a large number of full and graphic stories of the disaster. One of the chief facts brought to light i...
 
NOW THE DAY IS OVER

The Hymn "Now the Day is Over" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Sabine Baring-Gould (1825-1878) wrote the lyrics, in 1865, and the tune “Merrial” was composed by Sir Joseph Barnby (1838-1896)...
Southport Visitor
SOUTHPORT PASSENGERS ON THE TITANIC.
20th April 1912
THE MISSES BONNELL. Among the passengers on board the Titanic was Miss Lily Bonnell, of 17, Welbeck-road, who was proceeding on a six months' visit to her brother, who lives in the States. She was accompanied by ...
Vineland Times Journal
SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DISASTER TELLS OF GRIM EXPERIENCES
25th March 1953
Stan Slome
A passenger on his way to America from England, Oxenham, now 63 years old, remembers that ill-fated night as if it were only yesterday....
The New York Times
SINKING SHIP'S BAND CHOSE FITTING HYMN
21st April 1912
"Hold Me Up in Mighty Waters," a Suggestive Line in "Autumn" WERE NOTED MUSICIANS Friends of the Titanic's Bandmaster Say He Believed In Music's Power t...
Chicago Tribune
SURVIVOR, 74, OF SINKING OF TITANIC DIES
21st November 1966
Services for Mrs. Vivian Forsander, 74, a survivor of the Titanic which sank April 15, 1912, drowning more than 1,500 persons, will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the chapel at 10001 Western av. Mrs. Forsander, who was born in Sweden, died ...
TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD
Lancashire Telegraph
TITANIC BANDMASTER'S VIOLIN MAY BE SOLD
2nd April 2011
Peter Magill
Tests are being carried out on a violin thought to have belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously played on as the White Star Liner sank in April 1912. And if the instrument turns out to be genuine experts believe it could break the £100,000 record for an artefact from the wreck. ...
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The Times-Dispatch (Richmond, Virginia)
TITANIC SURVIVOR IS DEAD IN HOSPITAL
5th December 1912
Colonel Gracie Was One of Last Passengers to Leave Sinking White Star Liner---Had Lectured on That Disaster --- New York, December 4---Colonel Archibald Gracie, of Washington, one of the last passengers to leave ...
Washington Star
COL. GRACIE DEAD
4th December 1912
Prominent Washington Survivor of Titanic Disaster END IN NEW YORK HOSPITAL Family Had Gone to Metropolis to Spend the Winter DAUGHTER'S RECENT DEBUT Lecture Delivered in This City...
Washington Herald
STEERAGE SURVIVOR TELLS STORY OF WRECK
22nd April 1912
Miss Mary Glynn, Visiting Relatives in Washington, Praises Heroism of Passengers on Titanic---Women Tried to Save Men --- The heroic deeds of some of the first and second cabin passengers, as the giant Titanic was preparing for her fina...
 
GRAVESTONE (1)

In Ever Loving Memory of Evelyn Louisa Lammin Moody Born December 26th 1857 Died December 17th 1898 "Be Thou Faithful Unto Death And I will Give Thee A Crown of Life" Also In Lovi...
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC BY JEANETTE FORREST
1912
Jeanette Forrest
A Descriptive Piano Composition Word and Music by Jeanette Forrest Published 1912 by Frank K. Root & Co. Chicago : New York Listen to this Piece [...
 
VIOLIN PLAYED AS TITANIC SUNK IN 1912 FINALLY DISCOVERED!
28th March 2011
A new book to be published this week, The Band that Played On: The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic by Steve Turner, claims that the violin which band leader Wallace Hartley played as the Titanic sank in April 1912 survived, and may be offered for sale at the time of next year's centenary....
New York Times Book Review
THE LEGENDS STAY AFLOAT
19th February 1956
DOWN TO ETERNITY.  By Richard O'Connor. 191 pp. New York:Gold Medal Books. 35 cents. --- By BURKE WILKINSON --- Anyone interested in the Titanic disaster will want to read this book, if only to com...
Lima News
OHIO WOMAN LOST BRIDEGROOM
23rd May 1953
Titanic Survivor Still Listed as Dead WARREN, O., May 23 (AP) --- Mrs Emil Nummi, who has lived here quietly for quarter of a century, still is listed among the 1,517 who were drowned 41 years ago when the English li...
Highland News
MEN WHO DIED LIKE HEROES
20th April 1912
The stupendous tragedy which occurred in the North Atlantic on the evening of Sunday last has stunned civilisation with its awfulness. ...
 
MEMORIALS (2)

Named on Millbrook Church Memorial. Named on St Mary's Church, Eling, nr. Southampton Memorial. The memorial is situated just inside the church on the right. ''To The Memory of'' Frederick Walter Godwin, 34 years old. Will...
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
 
STAND TO YOUR POST / BE BRITISH
June 1912
Recorded in London May or June 1912 ...
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer
LETTER FROM LOCAL LADY SURVIVOR
4th May 1912
Miss Annie Caton, sister of Mr. Charles Caton, bookseller, 56, of Norman-road, St. Leonards, one of the stewardesses was fortunate enough to be saved from the " Titanic " disaster, and has sent home to St. Leonards a very interesting ...
 
LEAD KINDLY LIGHT

The Hymn "Lead Kindly Light" was one of those sung at the hymn service lead by Revd. Ernest Courtenay Carter. Verses 1-3 were written in 1833 by John Henry Newman (1801-1890). While traveling in Italy as a young priest...
Leatherhead, Advertiser, Epsom District Times and County Post
WRECK OF THE TITANIC LITTLE GIRLS ACCOUNT
18th May 1912
Mrs. Tate, of Elm Villas, Leatherhead, has just received from her daughter (Mrs. Collyer) a copy of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle, containing an account of the wreck of the Titanic, as depicted by her daughter Margery, eight years of age. It will be remem...
Sheffield Daily Telegraph
SHEFFIELDER'S BROTHER MISSING
17th April 1912
Among those who sailed on the Titanic was Mr. Lawrence Beesley, of Cambridge, a member of a family which lived in Sheffield for some years; and it is only by good fortune that his brother, Mr. Arthur Beesley, an architect in the city, has escaped ...
RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC
Unidentified Newspaper
RODEO WOMAN RECALLS SINKING OF THE TITANIC
April 1945
Vivid Description is Given of Historic Marine Disaster...
Washington Herald
LIFEBOATS WOULD HAVE SAVED MORE
19th April 1912
Titanic's Steward, in Giving Story, Says Great Loss of Life Was Due to Their Absence --- SHIP'S ENGINEER, CAUGHT IN DOOR, BEGS TO BE SHOT TO END AGONY --- New York, April 18---The following statement made to-day by Alfred ...
FORTUNE FAMILY PARTED IN BOAT IN GOOD CHEER
Manitoba Free Press
FORTUNE FAMILY PARTED IN BOAT IN GOOD CHEER
20th April 1912
(Special Staff Correspondent)
Women Had No Idea of Serious Condition of the Titanic Gave Their Money to Charlie For Safe-Keeping Until They Met Hugo Ross Was Ill in Bed When Disaster Occurred—Rescued Loathe to Talk...
Washington Times
CAPT. SMITH ENDED LIFE WHEN TITANIC BEGAN TO FOUNDER
19th April 1912
Stories of His Suicide Differ, One Woman Asserting He Shot Himself, and Another Describing His Drowning --- Unable to bear the terrible strain of the disaster that overtook his mighty ship, Capt. E. J. Smith killed himself and gave to t...
New York Herald
WOMAN SURVIVOR HEARD SHOOTING
19th April 1912
Page 4. Mrs. A. A. Dick Says She Could See Men Leaping from Ship That Was Sinking. One of the most comprehensive and connected stories of the disaster was that recounted by Mrs. A. A. Dick, wife of a merchant in Calgary...
 
THE WRECK OF THE TITANIC SOUND RECORDING
1927
The Titanic was a common subject for folk and blues singers in the 1920s and '30s. Artistes such as Leadbelly, Woody Guthrie, Ernest V. Stoneham and Vernon Dalhart all recorded Titanic numbers. Most had a common theme and deri...
Atlantic Daily Bulletin
MEMORIAL TO JAMES MOODY (1)
1993
Memorial...
The Patriot
MISS KEANE HOME; HER COMPLETE STORY
20th April 1912
Survivor of Wreck tells how Ship Sank as Those in Boats Looked on – Drifted Eight Hours in Darkness and Cold Before Aid Came...
Christian Science Monitor
WOMAN SURVIVOR OF TITANIC TELLS OF THE LAST HOURS OF SHIP
19th April 1912
Miss Caroline Bonnell Says Great Vessel Stood Still in Tracks and Then Gave a Great Shiver SAW NO CONFUSION (Written for the United Press by Miss Caroline Bonnell) (Copyright 1912 by the United Press) M...
Syracuse Herald-Journal
MARY WILBURN, OLDEST SURVIVOR OF TITANIC, DIES
30th July 1987
pp. B1 and B4 Mary Davis Wilburn, 104, oldest known survivor of the Titanic disaster, died peacefully Wednesday at Community-General Hospital, leaving behind unpleasant memories of death and terror in the North Atlantic. She was one o...
Jersey Journal
TITANIC SINKING SURVIVOR DIES IN BERGEN HOME
17th July 1946
Mrs. O'Grady Often Told of Tragedy in Which 1,500 Lost Lives Mrs. Emily O'Grady, 52, of 553 Prospect at Ridgefield, survivor of the sinking of the White Star liner Titanic by an iceberg on April 14, 1912, when 1,500 persons lost their...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE FOR ISIDOR AND IDA STRAUS
21st April 1912
STRAUS---The Directors of the Sanitarium for Hebrew Children tender their heartfelt sympathy to the family of Isidor and Ida Straus, called by Him who holds the mighty ocean in the hollow of His hand. Isidor Straus was distinguished fo...
The Evening Post
THE SAD “MIGHT HAVE BEENS”
19th April 1912
Out of the fragmentary and disjointed reports of the survivors of the Titanic tragedy loom the big facts that compel the action on which congress has promptly engaged not only for thorough investigation of the affair but for formulatio...
Evening Banner
RESCUED PASSENGER BRINGS WORD OF LOST SUPERINTENDENT
26th April 1912
A. H. BARKWORTH OF ENGLAND Tells of Acquaintance Made With Bennington Man on Steamship's First and Last Trip. The first information relative to Charles C. Jones, the superintendent of the J. C. Colgate estate, who lost his life in the T...
Chicago Tribune
CELTIC PASSENGERS IN PANIC
21st April 1912
News of Titanic Disaster Spreads Despite Efforts of the Officers of Vessel New York, April 20--[Special]--The Celtic of the White Star line arrived in port today with the news that she had received the &qu...
New York Times
THE NIGHTMARE OF APRIL 14, 1912
20th November 1955
Review...
Kenosha Telegraph-Courier
MRS. HANSON IS HOME

MRS. HANSON IS HOME _____________________   ...
The Auburn Citizen
COLLETT TELLS HIS STORY
23rd April 1912
Says He Heard No Music as the Titanic Went Down. STILL SUFFERING FROM EXPERIENCE Visibly Nervous as He Told the Tale of His Journey, Which Contained Many New Details of the Wreck of the Le...
Evening World
HEROIC PRIESTS GAVE UP LIVES TO QUIET CROWDS
22nd April 1912
Went Down on Titanic With Men and Women Grouped About Them. ------------- ALL CREEDS IN PRAYER ------------- Three Girl Survivors Tell How They Chose Death to S...
Daily Herald
AFTER 72 YRS., TITANIC SURVIVOR TALKS TO PRESS ABOUT FATAL NIGHT
15th April 1984
Kris Kopp
Titanic passenger Annie McGowan relates the story of her escape in a newspaper article from 1984....
North Devon Journal
THE TRAGEDY OF THE TITANIC
25th April 1912
The battlefields of history offer no more shining episode than the last hours of the “Titanic.” It will live in history beside the story of the “Birkenhead.”...
Washington Times
NO ALARM FELT WHEN STEAMER FIRST STRUCK
19th April 1912
MISS CAROLINE BONNELL
Passengers Came on Deck to Get View of Big Berg --- TERRIBLE SUFFERING IN THE LIFEBOATS --- Carpathia Gave Tenderest Care To the Rescued---Four Buried At Sea --- BY MISS CAROLINE BONNELL (Copyrighted, ...
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
Titanic Review
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
1st July 2011
George Jacub
Syrians on the Titanic...
The Daily Banner
STORY TOLD OF SINKING OF THE TITANIC
16th May 1912
By A Nephew Of A Mt. Vernon Man Who Was Rescued In One Of The Life Boats Charles Burgess Arrives At Home In England ...
New York Times
RECITES CLOSE CALL OF TITANIC RESCUE
27th October 1931
Sir Arthur Rostron Tells How Radio Man Got S 0 S as He Prepared to Quit Post --- RECALLS 46 YEARS AT SEA --- Carpathia's Former Master, in New Autobiography, Describes "Most Memorable Night" of Career --- If ...
 
MY MAIDEN VOYAGE
1926
Roberta Maioni
When I say that I am a survivor of the Titanic you will know at once that my story is to be one of great tragedy, for even after fourteen years, the name of that ill-fated vessel brings a shudder of horror to those who remember it's wr...
 
1976 LETTER FROM MRS. SNYDER ABOUT HER EXPERIENCE ON TITANIC

Dennis Foley
By letter postmarked 11/22/76, Mrs. Rawley Miller (Mrs. Snyder's daughter) was so wonderful as to send me the following typewritten letter, signed by Mrs. Snyder, with a handwritten note from Mrs. Miller. ...
CHRISTOPHER MILLS LETTER
 
CHRISTOPHER MILLS LETTER
20th April 1912
A letter from a relation of Chris Mills. Written in the days following the sinking it mentions the uncertainty of knowing whether or not he had survived......
JUST AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN - A SONG OF THE SEA
 
JUST AS THE SHIP WENT DOWN - A SONG OF THE SEA
1912
1912 Titanic Song by Edith Maida Lessing, sheet music and recording....
TITANIC SONGBOOK
Titanica!
TITANIC SONGBOOK
16th April 2012
Monica Hall
Most people, when thinking about music on the Titanic, immediately recall Nearer My God to Thee, which was allegedly played on deck by Wallace Hartley and his band as the great ship sank.  We do not really know if this is true, a...
Hudson Observer
UNION HILL WOMAN SAYS BAND DIDN'T PLAY ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
---------- Miss Elizabeth Dowdell Heard Only the Cries and Sobs of the Passengers as the White Star Liner Went Down at Sea ---------- Miss Elizabeth Dowdell, 30 years old, of 215 Park avenue, Union Hill, one of the Tit...
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
Titanica!
RMS TITANIC 100 YEARS ON
15th April 2012
Philip Hind
As the 100th anniversary of the Titanic disaster approaches Philip Hind explores why the sinking has etched itself into our consciousness and how Oxfordshire was touched by the tragedy....
STAND UP AND WAVE!
Voyage
STAND UP AND WAVE!
2nd July 2004
Shelley Dziedzic
Ellen Mockler's Story...
Jersey Journal
RESCUED UNION HILL GIRL'S STORY
20th April 1912
A story entirely different from that of those rescued from the Titanic is told by Miss Elizabeth Dowdell of 215 Park Avenue, Union Hill. When seen at her home last night Miss Dowdell was very emphatic in telling about the treatment received on board ...
Paterson Morning Call
JUMPED FROM SINKING SHIP
23rd April 1912
Frederick Hoyt Sees His Wife Safely in a Boat Before His Plunge ---------- IS PICKED UP LATER ---------- And Happily Reunited With His Wife in Lifeboat---Thrilling Story of Man Known in This City ---------- ...
San Francisco Chronicle
TITANIC CAPTAIN BLAMED FOR WRECK
29th May 1912
Senate Committee Also Scores [sic] Captain of the Steamer Californian. COULD HAVE SAVED ALL. Praise for Carpathia Crew and Gold Medal for her Captain. WASHINGTON. May 28. –The Titanic disaster of April ...
The Toronto World
MAJOR PEUCHEN BLAMES CAPTAIN WHO WENT DOWN WITH HIS SHIP
20th April 1912
Loss of Titanic, He Says, Was Due to Criminal Carelessness in Running at Full Speed Thru the Ice With a New Crew--Capt. Smith Was Having His Dinner When Crash Came--Major Peuchen Left in Third Boat, Which Had Only 22 People and Could Have...
Worcester Telegram
WORCESTER THEATER CONCERT NETS $800
6th May 1912
Fund For the Benefit of Mrs. Charles O. Asplund and Her Two Children Is Swelled to More Than $1900 More than 1000 persons attended the concert in Worcester theater last night from 8 o'clock until almost 11, for the benefit of Mrs. Char...
ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED!
Daily Telegraph
ISMAY YACHT TORPEDOED!
1908
(Photo: HM Torpedo Boat Hunter) Action against a Naval Officer The hearing was begun on Saturday before His Honour Judge Percy Gye and a jury, at the Isle of Wight County Court, of an action broug...
TITANIC LIVE
Titanic Review
TITANIC LIVE
29th June 2015
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly reports on a poignant swansong for Titanic Composer James Horner at the recent performance of Titanic Live at the Royal Albert Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra....
New York Times
CAPTAIN ROSTRON, TITANIC RESCUER
6th November 1940
Raced Carpathia Through Icy Waters to Save 700 Persons---Dies in England at 71 --- WITH CUNARD 36 YEARS --- Commodore of Line, 1928-31, Commanded Mauretania and Berengaria During Career --- By Cable to The NE...
Awake
I SURVIVED THE SINKING OF THE TITANIC
1981
Elias Nicola-Yarred
IT BEGAN while I was visiting my elderly parents and uncle in , Florida. This was shortly before my uncle died a few months ago. As usual, we went to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesse...
Christian Science Sentinel
TESTIMONIES FROM THE FIELD
October 1912
It is difficult to tell from the experience which follows, but the student of the Christian Science will readily see in it that acceptance of the truth made the overcoming of fear possible, even as in the case if disease, and that divine Princi...
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL
 
RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ALBERT HORSWILL
10th May 1934
...
Nord-Matin
SINKING OF THE TITANIC:
1966
Gerard COUCKE
Picture by Jean HEMERY On Sunday evening(a), an American movie by Jean Negulesco opened on the 1st channel; it was dedicated to the dramatic sinking of the Titanic which, in the night of April 14th/15th, 1912, caused the death ...
 
DR ALFRED PAIN - IN MEMORIAM

IN AFFECTION AND REMEMBRANCE OF A KIND AND A DUTIFUL SON AND NOBLE YOUNG MAN AND IN APPRECIATIVE RECOGNITION OF THE SYMPATHY OF MANY TRUE FRIENDS, THIS LITTLE BOOK IS LOVELY DEDICATED. Alfred Pain was born at Ham...
Democrat and Chronicle
ROCHESTER WOMAN TELLS OF TITANIC SINKING IN 1912
15th April 1931
Mrs. John Black Barely Reached Last Boat To Leave Ship, And Tiny Craft Was Nearly Drawn Into Great Vortex by Samuel B. Covey "No, I am not averse to another ocean voyage, although I have not been on one since, for I re...
A TENDER NAMED AMERICA
Titanica!
A TENDER NAMED AMERICA
13th February 2001
Senan Molony
A tale of the ship that brought Irish immigrants to the Titanic....
ISMAY'S DREAM
 
ISMAY'S DREAM
29th September 2011
Belfast musician records Titanic themed album...
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MADMAN LEAPS FROM BIG LINER; RESCUED IN A FOG
8th May 1913
First Officer Blair of Majestic Narrowly Escapes Death in Saving Drowning Man --- LOST TO SIGHT IN MIST --- Shouts Directions From the Water to the Crew of a Lifeboat --- The sound of the ...
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
Titanica!
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
12th July 2004
Olivier Mendez & Michel Leroy
Berthe Leroy, a short biography...
Jersey Journal
HUDSON COUNTY SURVIVORS TELL OF SEA TRAGEDY
20th April 1912
Union Hill Governess Gives Graphic Recital of Scenes After Giant Ship Hit Iceberg and Went Down---Praises Bravery of Men Passengers---Complains of Treatment on Carpathia --- BAYONNE YOUT...
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
Titanica!
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
23rd October 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly examines how painstaking research led to the authentication of Wallace Hartley's Titanic violin...
 
EPITAPH ON GRAVE OF R.N. WILLIAMS II IS FROM "SNOW-BOUND"

Epitaph...
RECOLLECTIONS OF TITANIC SURVIVOR EDMOND RYAN
Atlantic Daily Bulletin
RECOLLECTIONS OF TITANIC SURVIVOR EDMOND RYAN
9th July 2002
Edward Ryan
Notes by survivor Edward Ryan recently found and transcribed...
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
Titanica!
RUBáIYáT REFLECTIONS ON TITANIC
14th October 2004
Senan Molony
AWAKE! For morning in the bowl of night Has flung the stone that puts the stars to flight… ...
LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
Titanica!
LIFEBOATS DON'T LIE!
13th November 2005
Senan Molony
FEWER and fewer revisionists of the Titanic disaster are now making the overt claim that the Mystery Ship seen off the port bow at the time of the sinking was (as the American and British Inquiries stated in 1912) the Leyland Liner ...
MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU?
Titanica!
MYSTERIOUS WAIF OF THE WAVES.. MGU?
12th July 2011
Jim Currie
Unresolved questions regarding the April 1912 voyage of the SS Campanello and the possibility of her involvement in the Titanic disaster. ...
SAFEGUARDING LIFE AT SEA
People's Journal
SAFEGUARDING LIFE AT SEA
27th April 1912
Hundreds of correspondents have responded to our request for ideas of inventions for safeguarding life at sea. ...
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
Titanica!
TITANIC AND THE BEDA: FR THOMAS BYLES
21st April 2015
Fergus Mulligan
In James Cameron's film Titanic a Catholic priest is seen praying with his fellow passengers and reciting from the Book of Revelation. This man was not a figment of Cameron's imagination: his name was Fr Thomas Byles...
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
Titanica!
THE INFORMATIVE 'MORNING NEWS'
12th February 2009
Senan Molony
TWO years after the Titanic, and Captain Lord of the Californian was still pleading his case.   There follows a freshly resurrected article – important for the historical record – published ...
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
Titanica!
UNLISTED PASSENGERS AND CREW
10th November 1998
Numerous stories are told of people who were booked on the Titanic but, for one reason or other, failed to travel on her......
The Times
THE LOSS OF THE MORRO CASTLE
10th September 1934
FIRE DISASTER AT SEA AMERICAN LINER OVERWHELMED - 180 LIVES LOST About 180 people are believed to have lost their lives when the SS Morro Castle, bound from Havana to New York, was destroyed by fir...
New York Times
TO HOLD ISMAY TO THE END
22nd April 1912
Senate Committee Decides on That Course Sailor's Weird Tale Special to The New York Times WASHINGTON, April 21. Chairman Smith of the Senate Subcommittee investigating th...
 
JOHN MORROGH'S ESCAPE DIARY
23rd April 2004
A companion piece to "Titanic: The Last Photograph" by Senan Molony "IT ALL happened because 45-50 of us argued with a German divisi...
WHITE STAR LINE REPERTOIRE
 
WHITE STAR LINE REPERTOIRE

The White Star Line Repertoire is a list of 341 waltzes, marches and other selections played by orchestras on White Star Line ships including the Titanic....
ROSTRON'S MONSTER
Titanica!
ROSTRON'S MONSTER
16th December 2010
Senan Molony
Sir Arthur Henry Rostron was a lifelong believer in the existence of sea serpents and other forms of cryptozoology......
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
Titanica!
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
9th March 2007
Brandon C. Holm
Titanic, a word that conveys a history and numerous amounts of thoughts, ideas. The American Heritage Dictionary, Fourth Edition defines titanic as, “of enormous scope, power, or influence.”1 The origin of the word ...
SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
Titanica!
SEALED ORDERS: A TITANIC SURVIVOR'S CLASSIC TALE OF LOVE AND FATE
23rd December 2005
Helen Churchill Candee
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RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
Titanica!
RHEIMS, LIGHTOLLER, AND THE OFFICER'S SUICIDE ENIGMA
14th October 2008
Richard Krebes
  If the enigma of the "officer’s suicide" had been a work of fiction created by Rex Stout, creator of the legendary fictional sleuth Nero Wolfe, chances are Stout would have called it "Too Many Questions". For the questions are numerous and the a...
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
Titanica!
GUNSHOTS ON THE TITANIC
30th July 2001
Earl Chapman
Were shots fired as the Titanic went down? If so whom and toward whom?...
 
THE TITANIC : OUR STORY
1912
M. E. S. and E. M. E.
SUNDAY morning, April 14, 1912, was a beautiful clear day, high wind and cold. Elizabeth and I wrote letters before service, remarking at the service that they did not sing the hymn "For Those in Peril On the Sea." Then read the chart an...
WHO TALKED TO TITANIC?
Titanica!
WHO TALKED TO TITANIC?
11th March 2010
Senan Molony
Marconi chart offers insight into Titanic interlocutors...
WAS THERE REALLY A CURRENT THAT NIGHT?
Titanica!
WAS THERE REALLY A CURRENT THAT NIGHT?
21st January 2009
Jim Currie
Before the days when ships began polluting Earth’s atmosphere with the fumes from burning carbon fuels - before the days when her seas became polluted with the noise of a million propellers ; seafarers exclusively used the physics of nature ...
THE TITANIC MCCOYS
Titanica!
THE TITANIC MCCOYS
28th January 2001
Robert L. Bracken
My story of the Titanic McCoys begins in the aftermath of James Cameron's blockbuster movie, Titanic, in February of 1998. The media was covered with Titanic mania. Anyone and everyone with Titanic connections was being sought ou...
JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO
Titanica!
JOHN EDWARD HART: DUBIOUS HERO
26th January 2001
David Gleicher
Was Hart really a hero?...
Titanica!
RE-OPENING TITANIC'S CAN OF WORMS
14th September 2017
Jim Currie
Unravelling Titanic Navigation Problems...
TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
Titanica!
TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
13th December 2006
Senan Molony
Sydney Buxton as a new MP SYDNEY BUXTON, President of the ...
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
Titanica!
DEFENDING FLEET AND LEE
14th January 2009
Richard Krebes
The iceberg that doomed the Titanic and 1,523 people to die left a gash of about 300 feet in the ship’s side from beneath the stem of her bow to the boiler room number 6. The 1997 film that took her name as it’s title go...
 
ROAMING AROUND: MEMOIRS OF A MARCONI OPERATOR

Alec Bagot
Extract The next year went past for me in many experiences of life and places. I was a fully fledged Marconi operator, had visited my Australia of loving memories, Norway, with its North Cape, where I had taken photographs...
THE MIDDLE WATCH
Titanica!
THE MIDDLE WATCH
16th September 2004
Senan Molony
WHAT follows is the complete ...
 
TITANIC
1912
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
Titanica!
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
25th July 2015
Brandon Whited
The only woman in the world who in just a year's time made her debut, got engaged, married, survived the Titanic, became a widow, and then a mother...
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
Titanica!
THE CALIFORNIAN INCIDENT, A REALITY CHECK
8th November 2001
Tracy Smith, Michael H. Standart & Captain Erik D. Wood
Could Captain Lord and the Californian have done more to save the passengers and crew of the Titanic....
 
AN UNSINKABLE TITANIC
1912
John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...