SURVIVOR ACCOUNTS

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  SINKING OF THE TITANIC: EYEWITNESS ACCOUNTS
1912
Jay Henry Mowbray
  TITANIC SURVIVOR SINKS IN DEBT

Millvina Dean is the last living survivor of the Titanic and, at 96 years old, she has been forced to auction off her valuable Titanic souvenirs to pay for her nursing home. Mark Phillips reports. ...
  MEETING MILLVINA DEAN - LAST TITANIC SURVIVOR

A short video clip showing Millvina Dean, the last remaining survivor of the Titanic disaster, signing a photograph for me when I visited her on Friday 30th May 2008. ...
  TITANIC SALE FOR SURVIVOR MILLVINA DEAN

TITANIC SURVIVOR ALBERT HAINES   TITANIC SURVIVOR ALBERT HAINES

Photograph of Titanic survivor Albert Haines, from a Board of Trade Identity card c. 1918 ...
  A BEAUTIFUL TRIBUTE TO MILLVINA DEAN

THE LAST TITANIC SURVIVOR ( R.I.P.) MILLVINA WILL BE IN OUR HEARTS FOREVER ...
  TITANIC SURVIVORS: WHAT THEY SAW (2)

Interview with Titanic survivor Frank Prentice...
HART, AKS AND LORD   HART, AKS AND LORD

Second Class Survivor Eva Hart with fellow survivor Frank Aks and writer Walter Lord in 1987....
  TITANIC SURVIVORS: WHAT THEY SAW (1)

Interview with Titanic survivor Frank Prentice...
TITANIC SURVIVOR : ALDEN GATES CALDWELL (PHOTOGRAPH)   TITANIC SURVIVOR : ALDEN GATES CALDWELL (PHOTOGRAPH)

Photograph of Titanic survivor Alden Gates Caldwell....
TITANIC SURVIVOR WILLIAM NUTBEAN   TITANIC SURVIVOR WILLIAM NUTBEAN

Photograph of Titanic survivor Willian Nutbean taken c.1920...
THE CALDWELL FAMILY   THE CALDWELL FAMILY
1912
Albert,  ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR ALFRED WHITE   TITANIC SURVIVOR ALFRED WHITE

Photograph of Titanic survivor Alfred White taken from a c.1920 identity card ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR FREDERICK CLENCH   TITANIC SURVIVOR FREDERICK CLENCH

Photograph of Titanic survivor......
The Times ESTATE OF TITANIC SURVIVOR
4th December 1937
Mr. JOSEPH BRUCE ISMAY, of Hill Street, Berkeley Square, W., a former president of the International Mercantile Marine Company and chairman of the White Star Line, a survivor of the Titanic disaster, who died on October 17, ...
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR LILLIAN STEAD DIES
9th July 1933
Special to The New York Times --- ELIZABETH, N. J., July 8---Mrs. Lillian E. Stead, a survivor of the Titanic disaster twenty-one years ago, died this morning at her home here after a long illness. She was born in England. She w...
TITANIC POSTCARD FROM ONE SURVIVOR TO ANOTHER   TITANIC POSTCARD FROM ONE SURVIVOR TO ANOTHER
20th August 1912
From Eugene Daly to Bertha Mulvihill...
TITANIC SURVIVOR ALFRED CHARLES SHIERS   TITANIC SURVIVOR ALFRED CHARLES SHIERS

Photograph of Titanic survivor Alfred Charles Shiers from a 1920 identity card. ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR CHARLES JOSEPH SAVAGE   TITANIC SURVIVOR CHARLES JOSEPH SAVAGE

Photograph of Titanic survivor Charles Joseph Savage from a c.1920 identity card. ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR KARL BEHR TENNIS PLAYER   TITANIC SURVIVOR KARL BEHR TENNIS PLAYER

Photograph of Titanic survivor Karl Behr at a Tennis tournament....
PHOTOGRAPH OF ALFONS SIMONIUS   PHOTOGRAPH OF ALFONS SIMONIUS

Studio portrait of Swiss Titanic First Class passenger and survivor Alfons Simonius....
Arlington Advocate MRS. J. MURRAY BROWN (2)
27th April 1912
Mrs. J. Murray Brown, formerly of Belmont, who, with her two sisters escaped from the wrecked Titanic, is well known to some of our readers. Her sons used to be quite prominent in Arlington society. Mrs. Brown has furnished some of the most clear and...
PHOTOGRAPH OF SCULLION JOHN COLLINS   PHOTOGRAPH OF SCULLION JOHN COLLINS

John Collins from Belfast signed on to the Titanic as a scullion, it was his first voyage......
OHIO TALES OF THE TITANIC Titanic Review OHIO TALES OF THE TITANIC
2nd May 2012
Mike Poirier
Ohio Tales of the Titanic, is definitely a standout. This specific book focuses on the Buckeye state connections to Titanic....
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR LOST
11th October 1914
Stewardess of Ill-Fated Steamer Jumps from Leyland Liner --- BOSTON, Oct. 10---Mrs. Annie Robinson of Liverpool, a survivor of the Titanic disaster, jumped from the Leyland Line steamer Devonian last night while the liner was groping ...
NEBRASKAN SURVIVOR RARELY SPOKE OF TRAGEDY   NEBRASKAN SURVIVOR RARELY SPOKE OF TRAGEDY

Einar Gervasius Carlson, formerly Karlsson was born in Oakarshamn, Sweden on June 19, 1890. He was 21 years old when he and a friend, Johan Charles Asplund boarded the Titanic for the United States. They were originally booked on the ship Adria...
ELLEN 'NELLIE' WALLCROFT   ELLEN 'NELLIE' WALLCROFT

Photograph of Titanic survivor Nellie Wallcroft in nurse's uniform probably during World War One. ...
WALTER BELFORD L'Illustrť, revue Hebdomadaire Suisse WALTER BELFORD
20th September 1956
Walter Belford did not appear on the Titanic's crew lists. In fact, he never was a Titanic crewman, he just told Walter Lord he was, and became famous as a "fake" Titanic survivor. At the time when this picture was published in Switzerland, in Septem...
PHOTOGRAPH OF TITANIC SURVIVOR MARY LINES   PHOTOGRAPH OF TITANIC SURVIVOR MARY LINES

Photograph of Titanic survivor Mary Lines taken from a 1920s passport application. ...
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR EDITH GRACIE DIES
2nd January 1919
Mrs. Edith Temple Gracie Adams, wife of Captain Dunbar Adams, and daughter of the late Colonel Archibald Gracie of Washington, died Tuesday of pneumonia, following influenza, at the Nursery and Child's Hospital. Mrs. Adams was a survivor of...
FLORENCE BRIGGS CUMINGS GRAVE MARKER   FLORENCE BRIGGS CUMINGS GRAVE MARKER

Grave marker to Florence Briggs Cumings at Mt. Auburn, Cambridge, Massachusetts ...
RMS TITANIC: SURVIVOR STORIES AND ORIGINAL FOOTAGE British Pathe RMS TITANIC: SURVIVOR STORIES AND ORIGINAL FOOTAGE

British Pathe Film of the Titanic...
FORCED TO SIGN, SHE SAYS Toronto Daily Star FORCED TO SIGN, SHE SAYS
25th April 1912
newspaper cutting...
MR. AND MRS. HARDER   MR. AND MRS. HARDER

From 'Sinking of the Titanic'...
TITANIC AFTERMATH - A PLAY IN THREE ACTS   TITANIC AFTERMATH - A PLAY IN THREE ACTS

Authored by Michael B. Wehrli, Michael B. Wehrli Based on the Senate Hearing transcrip...
SURVIVORS' FIRST MEETING   SURVIVORS' FIRST MEETING

First class survivor Marjorie Newell Robb meets third class survivor ...
IDENTIFYING TITANIC STEWARDESSES   IDENTIFYING TITANIC STEWARDESSES
19th June 2015
Finding the names of the Titanic stewardesses photographed at Plymouth after their rescue in 1912....
SCULPTOR PAUL CHEVR√©   SCULPTOR PAUL CHEVR√©

Portrait of sculptor and Titanic survivor Paul Chevre...
  RIP MILLVINA DEAN

Tipperary Star DEATH OF TITANIC SURVIVOR
20th November 1948
Mrs. Catherine Croke, Ballinntemple, Dundrum, whose death has occurred is believed to have been the last survivor in Ireland of the ill-fated Titanic. She was aged 21 at the time of the disaster and it was her first experience of being aboard a ship....
The Salt Lake Tribune TITANIC SURVIVOR COMES TO SALT LAKE
27th February 1913
Miss Margaret B. Hayes, who will be remembered as a survivor of the Titanic disaster which occurred on the White Star line April 14 1912, will be in Salt Lake City this evening. She is accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Beckstein of New York. Th...
New York Times MRS. ELOISE HUGHES SMITH REWEDS
11th April 1923
HUNTINGTON, W. Va., Apr. 10---Mrs. Eloise Hughes Smith, a survivor of the Titanic disaster, to whom a divorce was granted a month ago from Robert P. Daniel of Philadelphia, another survivor of the same disaster, was married Saturday at Ironton, Ohio,...
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE Titanic Review THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
1st July 2011
George Jacub
Syrians on the Titanic...
Bergen Record ANNA JOSEPHSON
20th February 1961
Titanic Survivor, Resident of Haworth, Dies At 71 Mrs. Anna J. E. Josephson, 71, a survivor of the sinking of the Titanic on April 15, 1912, died yesterday at her home, 3 Seneca Place. Born in Worcester, Mass., Mrs. Josephs...
TITANIC SURVIVOR WHO HAD THRILLING EXPERIENCE   TITANIC SURVIVOR WHO HAD THRILLING EXPERIENCE
24th April 1912
Syracuse Herald
Emily Badman photo...
A GLAD HOMECOMING : TITANIC SURVIVOR MAJOR PEUCHEN The Evening Telegram A GLAD HOMECOMING : TITANIC SURVIVOR MAJOR PEUCHEN
22nd April 1912
Major Peuchen, his wife, daughter and son, as they stepped from the train at the Union Station Saturday....
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle TITANIC SURVIVOR ETHEL BEANE DIED IN NURSING HOME
17th September 1983
Page 1A-3A She, husband honeymooned aboard the ill-fated ship Ethel Bean, one of the remaining survivors of the sinking of the S.S. Titanic on April 15, 1912, died Saturday in Rochester. She had been living at a Roches...
Libération LA DERNIERE SURVIVANTE DU "TITANIC" (1912) EST MORTE
20th May 1961
CATO (New York). - Mme Helga Hirvonien (sic), qui affirmait être la dernière survivante de la tragédie du "Titanic" en 1912 est morte à Cato, à l'êge de 72 ans. Elle se rendait aux Etats-Unis avec son bébé pour retrouver son mari, quan...
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR ANNIE MAY STENGEL DIES
25th January 1956
Mrs. Annie May Stengel, 88, Was in Third Lifeboat --- Special to The New York Times --- MONTCLAIR, N. J., Jan. 24 ---Word has been received here of the death of Mrs. Annie May Stengel, a survivor of the sinking o...
The Sydney Morning Herald TITANIC SURVIVOR MR THOMAS TAVERNER
7th April 1962
Mario J. Borg
Hi there all, it is me Mario J. Borg from Sydney Australia writing about the TITANIC Survivor Mr Thomas Taverner again and you you all can read this article: TITANIC Survivor Mr Thomas Taverner was invited to a special meeting in George Street at The Flying Angel Mission to Seaman in 1962 ...
Worcester Telegram NEVER NEAR TITANIC
18th April 1912
Article...
New York Times R. NORRIS WILLIAMS 2D, TENNIS TITLIST, DEAD AT 77
4th June 1968
Survivor of Titanic's Sinking Was on 7 Davis Cup Teams---Pennsylvania Historian --- Special to The New York Times --- PHILADELPHIA, June 3---R. Norris Williams 2d, former national tennis champion and a survivor of the sin...
Western Daily Press TITANIC SURVIVOR'S STRANGE PREMONITION OF DEATH
8th December 1930
ASKED FOR GRAVE TO BE GOT READY. Titanic Survivor's Strange Premonition of Death. Mr Charles Mills [sic] (70), Southampton, who collapsed and died the street Southampton, had a strang...
Evening Bulletin GRETCHEN LEOPOLD, TTITANIC SURVIVOR, DIES ABOARD SHIP
12th August 1965
Mrs. Gretchen Longley Leopold, a survivor of the sinking of the Titanic in the North Atlantic in 1912, died yesterday aboard the SS. Constitution in the Mediterranean. She was the widow of Dr. Raymond S. Leopold, former executive vice ...
Elizabeth Daily Journal SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DISASTER PASSES AWAY
8th July 1933
Mrs. Lillian E. Stead, wife of Arthur Stead, of 128 Reid street, died last night at her home after a lingering illness. Mrs. Stead was a survivor of the "Titanic" disaster twenty-one years ago. Born in England, she came to this country twenty-five ...
Southern Evening Echo KEEPING IN TOUCH
4th September 1964
FIFTY-TWO years ago, Titanic survivor Mr Ernest Allen, of 40 Salisbury Road, Highfield, Southampton was a stoker in the ill-fated Titanic. Today at 72 years of age, he is still stoking and at the Ordnance Survey Office, London Road, Southampton, cont...
New York Post TITANIC : STORIES OF THE RESCUED
19th April 1912
Earliest In The Boats Missed The More Terrible Scenes...
Milwaukee Sentinel OLDEST SURVIVOR REMEMBERS THE TITANIC
15th April 1977
Los Angeles, Calif. ---UPI---Edwina MacKenzie, 92, the oldest living survivor of the Titanic, looked over a 10 foot working model of the “unsinkable” ocean liner, which went down in the North Atlantic 65 years ago Friday after strik...
Southern Evening Echo TITANIC SURVIVOR RECALLS BOY CREW MEMBER
24th November 1970
Titanic survivor 77-year-old Mr Lee James Hyland, of Sarnia Court, Boniface Crescent, Lordshill, Southampton who recalls Fred Allen a boy crew member mentioned in reference the playing of the Titanic Hymn. Allen, who lost his life in the disast...
TITANIC SURVIVORS Titanic Stories TITANIC SURVIVORS
30th September 2011
Titanic Stories
A first class passenger, second officer and fireman recall the moments leading up to Titanic finally going down. ...
TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES Toronto Daily Star TITANIC SURVIVOR ARRIVES
25th April 1912
Widow says husband at the rail with Butt and Millet at the end...
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR HARRY ANDERSON DIES
25th November 1951
Harry Anderson, Commodore of N. Y. A. C. Yacht Unit, Was 87 --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- WHITE PLAINS, N. Y., Nov. 24---Harry Anderson, a survivor of the sinking of the White Star liner Titanic in 1912, ...
The Epsom, Ewell & Banstead Post TITANIC SURVIVOR TO BE COMMEMORATED
23rd March 2005
Titanic disaster survivor George Pelham, a one-time patient of one of the Epsom cluster of former psychiatric hospitals, will be commemorated. One of the roads on the Livingstone Park housing development being built by Charles Church, on t...
  EDITH RUSSELL'S PARIS BROTHEL

How a Titanic survivor nearly bought a house of ill-repute!...
Montreal Daily Witness YOUNGEST SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC, GLEEFUL WITH FOSTER PARENTS
22nd April 1912
newspaper article...
Newark Star SIX BULLET HOLES TITANIC MEMENTOES
23rd April 1912
Survivor Tells of Being Shot at by Officers While Entering Lifeboat --- WILKES BARRE, [sic] Pa., April 22---The story of having been shot at by officers on the Titanic when he sought to enter a lifeboat when the great liner was going...
New York Times INCREASING PROFANITY AMONG BOYS [LETTER TO THE EDITOR]
30th June 1909
To the Editor of The New York Times: Of late we see accounts both in the United States and Canada calling attention to how profane and bad language is increasing among the boys. The truth of this cannot be denied by any one...
Chicago Tribune DULUTH WOMAN TELLS STORY
21st April 1912
. . . Miss Constance Willard of Duluth, Minn., who left the Titanic twenty minutes before the vessel sank, arrived in Chicago during the day over the Lake Shore limited. "One subject talked of after we were on board the Carpathi...
Pawtucket Times MRS. ABBOTT SAYS 7 WOMEN WERE LEFT
22nd April 1912
Titanic Disaster Survivor Tells Experiences of Nerve Racking Moment. Providence, May 22 – Mrs. Rhoda Abbott, one of the survivors of the Titanic disaster, in a statement given out Monday afternoon at the home o...
Washington Post THELMA THOMAS, 78, SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
9th January 1974
WILKES-BARRE, Pa., Jan. 8 (AP)—Thelma Thomas, a survivor of the 1912 sinking of the Titanic, died Monday at a nursing home where she had been a patient for three weeks. She was 78. A native of Le...
Evening Bulletin TITANIC SURVIVOR WRITES OF HORROR TO FRIEND HERE
20th April 1912
¬ďLike Scene on Stage," Says Dr. Alice Leeder in Letter to Mrs. Sarah Babcock --- One of the most interesting accounts of the Titanic disaster which has come to light is in a letter written on board the Carpathia by Dr. Alice Leeder, Ne...
Unidentified Newspaper MRS HANSEN STILL IN BED
1912
Titanic Survivor in Precarious Condition at Brother's Home Mrs. Peter C. Hansen, the survivor of the steamer Titanic, who arrived in Racine Wednesday, is still in an extremely nervous condition, and is still not able to be around. She is staying at t...
EMMA BLISS' GRAVE   EMMA BLISS' GRAVE

Emma Bliss' grave...
MRS HENRY L. CASSEBEER JR. Binghamton Press MRS HENRY L. CASSEBEER JR.
1912
Eleanor Cassebeer...
New York Times SIR COSMO DUFF-GORDON
21st April 1931
Survivor of Titanic Disaster Dies in London at Age of 68 --- Special Cable to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- LONDON, April 20---Sir Cosmo Duff-Gordon, survivor of the Titanic disaster of 1912, died in London today at the age of 6...
EVA HART   EVA HART

Second class survivor Eva Hart...
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 co...
New York Times MRS. DEAN MATHEY, TITANIC SURVIVOR, 72
8th September 1965
Special to The New York Times --- PRINCETON, N. J., Sept. 7---Mrs. Helen Newsom Mathey, a survivor of the liner Titanic, sunk in 1912 by an iceberg in the Atlantic Ocean, with the loss of more than 1,500 lives, died today in Princeton H...
New York Times MRS. J. J. BROWN DIES; SURVIVOR OF TITANIC
27th October 1932
Was Rescued by the Carpathia After Hours in Row Boat-- Long a Newport Colonist.Mrs. Margaret Tobin Brown of Denver, Col., widow of James J. Brown, mine owner, died...
New York Times TITANIC SURVIVOR LILLY POTTER DIES
3rd January 1954
Mrs. Lilly Potter, 98, Was ¬ĎGrand Old Lady¬í of Red Cross --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES --- PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 2---Mrs. Lilly A. Wilson Potter, a descendant of the Mayflower Pilgrims who was known as the ¬ďG...
ONLY KNOWN PORTRAIT OF TITANIC SURVIVOR ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM Berliner Lokalanzeiger ONLY KNOWN PORTRAIT OF TITANIC SURVIVOR ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM
1912
The photograph, printed in Berliner Lokalanzeiger (1912) is currently the only known image of this elusive Titanic passenger. ...
  ANNA TURJA LUNDI'S TITANIC EXPERIENCE

One interesting piece of my family history is that my maternal grandmother was a survivor of the sinking of the Titanic in 1912....
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GEORGE DUNTON WIDENER AND ELEANOR WIDENER   GEORGE DUNTON WIDENER AND ELEANOR WIDENER

From 'The Sinking of the Titanic and Great Sea Disasters'...
Milwaukee Journal BABY ONLY ONE LEFT OF ALLISON FAMILY
19th April 1912
Mr. and Mrs. Allison and Young Daughter Go Down with 1,000 Others on Titanic...
Hudson Observer ONE SURVIVOR REACHES HOME OF BROTHER
20th April 1912
Thomas Percy Oxenham, 22 years old, brother of Charles Oxenham, of 966Tonnele avenue, New Durham, is now resting after his frightfulexperience in the Titanic wreck. He came from Pondersend, Eng., to livewith his North Hudson re...
  FRANCIS DAVIS MILLET - A TITANIC LIFE - PETER ENGSTROM

After many publications, writings, mentions, manuscripts, articles and even a dissertation we introduce the biography of Francis Davis Millet. 465 pages of history, common knowledge and eye-witness accounts have been collected and compiled by A...
EDWARD SELF   EDWARD SELF

Photograph of Titanic survivor Edward Self ...
New York Times WEIR HEIRS' DISPUTE ENDED
29th April 1914
Estate of Mining Engineer, a Titanic Victim, Now Appraised --- Col. John Weir, the mining engineer, who lost his life in the Titanic disaster, left a net estate of $26,876, part of which consisted of stocks and bonds he had with him on ...
The South Bend Tribune MRS FATIMA MOUSSELMANI
8th May 1912
Michael D. Lacopo (transcriber)
TITANIC SURVIVOR WEDS Michigan City Woman Brings Word of Drowning of South Bend Men Michigan City, Ind., May 8 -- Mohammed Mustafa Ajamy and Miss Fatima Muselmanie, the latter a Titanic survivor and the woman who brought word of the...
Daily Telegraph DEATH NOTICE: HERBERT JOHN PITMAN
18th December 1961
At Pitcombe, Bruton, Somerset, aged 84. A survivor of the Titanic disaster; was third officer on the liner, which sank in the Atlantic in 1912 after striking an iceberg on her maiden voyage. ...
ELIZABETH NYE : TITANIC SURVIVOR Titanic Review ELIZABETH NYE : TITANIC SURVIVOR
24th February 2009
Monica Hall
This fondly-written book had a strange overall effect upon me - it almost made me wish I were religious....
New York Times MRS. THOMAS CARDEZA
12th November 1943
Page 21, column 1 Wife of Philadelphia Explorer, Kin of Racine, Red Cross Aide PHILADELPHIA, Nov 11 Mrs. Mary Racine Cardeza, wife of Thomas Drake Martinez Cardeza, Philadelphia sportsman and explorer, ...
Chicago Record-Herald MRS. BENJAMIN GUGGENHEIM RECEIVES HUSBAND' LAST MESSAGE FROM TITANIC SURVIVOR
21st April 1912
 GETS ADIEU FROM SEA Mrs. Benjamin Guggenheim Receives Husband’ Last Message From Titanic Survivor ‘I’ve Done My Duty,” Word  ...
TITANIC PASSENGERS PROMENADING ON THE BOAT DECK   TITANIC PASSENGERS PROMENADING ON THE BOAT DECK

Survivors Ada and Elsie Doling are accompanied by an male passenger, sometimes identified as Fred Wheeler....
WALTER WILLIAM BINSTEAD   WALTER WILLIAM BINSTEAD

Photograph of Titanic survivor Walter Binstead from a c.1919 Board of Trade identity card. ...
FRANK PRENTICE   FRANK PRENTICE

Photographic portrait of Titanic storekeeper and survivor Frank Prentice. ...
FREDERICK DOEL   FREDERICK DOEL

A portrait of Titanic survivor Frederick Doel taken c.1919 for his board of trade identity card. ...
ANDREW SIMMONS   ANDREW SIMMONS

Photograph of Oxford born Scullion and Titanic survivor Andrew Simmons.  He died on the anniversary of the disaster in 1948. ...
  GENERAL INFORMATION (2)

He was a First Class passenger registered on the ships passenger list under the assumed name of Mr. George Thorne, travelling with his mistress, Mrs. Gertrude Thorne, a survivor....
ELISE LURETTE   ELISE LURETTE

Photograph of Titanic survivor Elise Lurette. Maid to Mrs Spencer....