SELF SACRIFICE

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WOMEN PAY TRIBUTE TO TITANIC HEROES

Massachusetts Association Opposed To The Further Extension of Suffrage to Women pays tribute to men that gave their lives for women and children on the Titanic....
Western Morning News
LEAP OF 75 FEET
29th April 1912
A fireman named Walter Hurst, of Southampton, said he was off watch at the time, and made his way to the boat deck. He was, of course, told to stand back and about five minutes before the liner sank ...
 
MEMORIAL SERVICE PROGRAMME
21st April 1912
The Central North Chicago Ministerial Association at the Belden Avenue Baptist Church, Chicago. "The Offering" "The Nana Harper Fund to maintain and educate Nana, the six year old daugh...
Washington Times
MRS. CANDEE TELLS OF TRAGIC SCENES AS STEAMER SANK
19th April 1912
Washington Woman Says Officers Demanded That Women Go First --- By GORDON MACKAY, Staff Correspondent --- NEW YORK, April 19---From the feeble, trembling lips of an aged wo...
Washington Times
TAFT FEELS LOSS OF AIDE AS IF HE HAD BEEN BROTHER
19th April 1912
President, In Statement, Praises Fidelity of Late Military Aide --- President Taft today issued another statement relative to the fate of Major Butt, in which he dwelt particularly on hi...
New York Times
TRIBUTE TO STRAUS PAID IN SYNAGOGUES
21st April 1912
Family of Philanthropist Who Died on Titanic Present at Temple Beth-El --- SERMONS ON CATASTROPHE --- Mrs. Benjamin Guggenheim, Made Widow by Wreck, at Temple Emanu-El---...
Cambridge Independent Press
MR. R. C. COLERIDGE MISSING
19th April 1912
Page 5 There seems every reason to fear that Mr. Reginald C. Coleridge, of Hartford, who was among the second-class passengers on the Titanic, has lost his life. Every day since the dis...
New York Times
PEACE MEN MOURN THEIR LOSS
21st April 1912
Andrew Carnegie Signs Resolutions of Regret for Five Members --- The National Committee for the celebration of the one hundredth anniversary of peace among English-speaking peoples in 19...
The Times
FRENCHMEN'S ACCOUNT
20th April 1912
PASSENGERS' FAITH IN THE SHIP We were quietly playing auction bridge with a Mr. Smith from Philadelphia, when we heard a violent noise similar to that produced by the screw racing. We ...
Highland Leader and Northern Democrat
THE TITANIC DISASTER : DINGWALL GOOD TEMPLARS' APPEAL FOR HELP
25th April 1912
The Hope of Dingwall Lodge considering the awful gloom cast over the world by the loss of the Titanic, and the sad circumstances attending the same...
The Independent
THE PERILS OF PASSENGERS
24th June 1875
ANOTHER very terrible wreck of an iron steamship has been reported and a loss of human lives has been the consequence, which must cause a shudder to the intending passengers to Europe this season. ...
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. Fro...
The Evening Post
BRITISH INQUIRY INTO TITANIC TRAGEDY BEGINS
2nd May 1912
Based on 26 Questions and Much Like That of Our Senate LONDON, May 2 – Lord Mersey in his capac...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE (6)
8th May 1912
STRAUS---At the first meeting of the Board of Directors of the Hebrew Technical Institute held since the appalling disaster of the loss of the Titanic, this minute was, by unanimous vote, adopted:...
New York Times
THE LOSS OF JAMES CLINCH SMITH
24th April 1912
Amid the maelstrom of mourning in connection with the recent disaster, (which was indeed "Titanic,") the city press seems to have overlooked the loss of one of our most estimable citizens...
Outlook
THE RESCUED : BY AN EYE-WITNESS ON THE CARPATHIA
27th April 1912
Dr. Stanton Coit
One young woman with whom I talked was so calm and full of stories of the heroism and the suffering of others that I said: How fortunate that you lost no friend...
The Washington Post
RESCUED WOMAN PAYS TRIBUTE TO HEROIC MEN ON TITANIC
20th April 1912
From the lips of the woman who was saved from the Titanic came today one of the most glowing tributes yet paid to the heroism and self-sacrifice of the brave men who gave their lives that women and ch...
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 passenger...
 
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
COMFORT FOR OSCAR STRAUS
21st April 1912
Messages of Sympathy from Every Part of the World --- Oscar S. Straus has been deeply touched by the scores of cablegrams, telegrams, and letters which he has received, each bearing its ...
New York Times
TAFT'S TRIBUTE TO BUTT
20th April 1912
WASHINGTON, April 19---President Taft was notified as soon as the Carpathia docked and the corrected list of survivors was made public that Major Butt was not on board. With all hope for the rescue...
New York Times
MEMORIAL NOTICE
22nd April 1912
STRAUS--- A Special Meeting of the Board Of Directors of Montefiore Home, held April 21, 1912. The President, Jacob H. Schiff, announced the melancholy death of the Honor...
 
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...
New York Post
LOYAL, SAYS TAFT OF BUTT
19th April 1912
Aide Was Like a Member of His Family, President Declares....
Stirling Observer
IN MEMORIAM WILLIAM YOUNG MOYES
23rd April 1912
The news received last week of the awful wreck of the Titanic seems to have stupefied the British and American nations - indeed, has cast a gloom over the whole world - and while the loss of every lif...
New York Times
MACY & CO. EMPLOYES GIVE STRAUS TABLET
9th June 1913
Bronze Memorial of Husband and Wife Who Died on Titanic Unveiled at the Store --- SPEAKERS PAY TRIBUTES --- Justice Greenbaum and Mrs. Sulzberger Among Those Who Praise The...
New York Times
FRIENDS OF MAJOR BUTT WOULD ERECT A MEMORIAL GYMNASIUM AT HIS ALMA MATER, SEWANEE, ...
9th June 1912
Friends of Major Butt Would Erect a Memorial Gymnasium at His Alma Mater, Sewanee, to Whose Endowment Fund J. P. Morgan Has Promised $150,000 --- High on the Cumberland plateau, ...
Kerry Sentinel
THE TITANIC'S TRALEE DOCTOR
25th May 1912
FRIENDS TO HONOUR HIS MEMORY Queenstown, Monday. It is a pleasure to know that the many memorials which are to be raised in connection with the Titanic disaster, the popular Iris...
The Bathurst Times
MRS GOLD IN SYDNEY : THE HEROINE OF THE TITANIC
6th September 1913
The Heroine of the Titanic, MRS. GOLD IN SYDNEY. LAST WOMAN TO LEAVE. SEA TRAGEDY RECALLED. "It was fine and clear, that awful night....
New York Times
STRAUS FOUNTAIN AWARD TO LUKEMAN
21st March 1913
With Evarts Tracy, Architect, Sculptor Wins in Contest Including 59 Designs --- HE'LL GET $10,000 FOR WORK --- Four Other "Next Best" Designs Get Prize Money from $500 Down to...
Whitehaven News
LOCAL CONNECTION WITH TITANIC DISASTER
2nd May 1912
The Blackburn Times of the 20th inst. contains the following account of an interview with Mr. James Shepherd, son of the late Mr. Jonathan Shepherd, formerly of Whitehaven, and now residing at Blackbu...
New York Times
THE NIGHTMARE OF APRIL 14, 1912
20th November 1955
Review...
ROCHESTER WOMAN TELLS OF TITANIC SINKING IN 1912
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 Cr...
Cleveland Plain Dealer
SIXTEEN OHIOANS ARE STILL MISSING
18th April 1912
Page 1 Reports Fails to Account for All of State's Representatives on Titanic Relatives of Passengers Watch for Word of Loved Ones "Missing" still stands...
New York Times
GIVE LIGHTHOUSE FOR TITANIC'S DEAD
16th April 1913
Tower on Seamen's Institute Dedicated Before Those Who Created It --- TRIBUTES OF CLERGYMEN --- Light Will Shine for All Lower Harbor, and Time Ball Will Indicate Exact Noo...
EDITH CORSE EVANS
Titanica!
EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Portrait of an elusive heroine...
Camden Post-Telegram
ISMAY PRAISED BY TITANIC SURVIVOR
15th May 1912
Ship's Head Barber Tells Camden Elks of His Thrilling Experience. --- BLAMES DISASTER ON WIRELESS JEALOUSY --- Bruce Ismay was defended last night by Gus Weikman at the hom...
New York Herald
LADY DUFF GORDON SAW MEN SHOT BY CAPTAIN SMITH
19th April 1912
Lady Duff Gordon Saw Men Shot by Captain Smit Several in Crowding for Boats Mortally Wounded by the Titanic’s Commander, S...
The Times
DEATH OF MR. T. H. ISMAY
24th November 1899
We regret to announce that Mr. Ismay died at his residence, Dawpool, near Birkenhead, about 6 o'clock last night, after a long illness. The immediate cause of death was collapse of the heart, followin...
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
Titanica!
A LAST BRIGHT SHINING LIE
24th August 2004
Senan Molony
THEY died, to a man, at their posts; fighting to give the opportunity of life to others until walls of water overcame them. Bunkum. ...
Boston Daily Globe
GIRL WENT DOWN TO SAVE ANOTHER
21st April 1912
Miss Evans Gave Up Place in Boat That a Mother Could Live --- Mrs Brown of Acton Tells of Her Rescue Due to Other's Sacrifice --- Sav...
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
Titanic Review
HOW TO SURVIVE THE TITANIC. OR THE SINKING OF J. BRUCE ISMAY
11th August 2011
Senan Molony
Ismay as Ecce Homo...
ICEBERG RIGHT AHEAD
Titanica!
ICEBERG RIGHT AHEAD
29th April 2006
Samuel Halpern
We all know the story how lookout Frederick Fleet had sighted an iceberg at about 11:40 PM on April 14th 1912, went to the lookout bell and struck it 3 times to indicate that something w...
ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT
Titanica!
ANATOMY OF A BOAT DECK PORTRAIT
3rd December 2003
Senan Molony
Mawkish sentimentality or inspired reconstruction, the Titanic art of Fortunino Matania...
Elizabeth Daily Journal
TITANIC SURVIVOR MRS RENOUF TELLS OF TRAGEDY
19th April 1912
THRILLING STORIES BY TITANIC'S SAVED; TEN ON WAY TO ELIZABETH LOSE LIVES...
A CAPTAIN ACCUSED
Titanica!
A CAPTAIN ACCUSED
1st July 2005
Samuel Halpern
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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 inf...
TITANIC'S BAND: KILLING THEM SOFTLY.
Titanica!
TITANIC'S BAND: KILLING THEM SOFTLY.
17th February 2004
Senan Molony
Just how many people did the ship's orchestra kill?...
THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
Titanica!
THE AVERAGE LIFEBOAT
17th December 2004
Senan Molony
Updated! “THERE are three kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics.” - Mark Twain, Autobiography But th...
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...
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 T...
 
EPITAPH ON GRAVE OF R.N. WILLIAMS II IS FROM "SNOW-BOUND"

Epitaph...
HARD A-STARBOARD
Titanica!
HARD A-STARBOARD
12th February 2002
Nathan Robison
Reconsidering TitanicÂ’s Encounter with the Iceberg...
A RACE THROUGH A NIGHTMARE
Titanica!
A RACE THROUGH A NIGHTMARE
27th February 2004
Senan Molony
How a shipwreck a suffragette and a scandal settled the 1913 Derby...
OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES
Voyage
OLYMPIC AND TITANIC : MAIDEN VOYAGE MYSTERIES
29th April 2007
Mark Chirnside and Sam Halpern
ROUTES ACROSS THE ATLANTIC The new White Star liner Olympic, the first of three gigantic liners ordered by the White Star Line for the highly competitive transatlantic serv...
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 1...
 
AN UNSINKABLE TITANIC

John Bernard Walker
In our eagerness to make the ocean liner fast and luxurious, we have forgotten to make her safe...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
Titanica!
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
18th July 2002
Helena Wojtczak
One of the Titanic's survivors was also a key participant in the movement for womens' suffrage....
THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
Titanica!
THE FATAL JOURNEY OF THIRD CLASS MEN ON THE TITANIC
3rd July 2001
David Gleicher
Was survival or loss determined the Titanic's design?...
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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MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
Titanica!
MAJOR PEUCHEN'S PREDICAMENT
26th April 2012
Hugh Brewster
Why did this self-made millionaire and leader of men become such a passive figure in a Titanic lifeboat?...
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....
 
TITANIC

Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...