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NO. 1. - MALE. - ESTIMATED AGE. - 10-12. - HAIR. LIGHT. CLOTHING - Overcoat, grey; one grey coat; one blue coat...
IDENTIFYING STEWARDS
Titanica!13th February 2005
Senan Molony
What are the chances of identifying Titanic bodies more than 90 years after they were buried at sea?...
THE MORNING AFTER... WHERE WERE THE BODIES?
Titanica!20th September 2002
Jan C. Nielsen
What happened to the bodies from the Titanic...
ON ROOTING ABOUT IN A SWEDISH TITANIC FAMILY TREE
Titanica!10th May 2002
Alan Ruffman
The search for geneaological data relating to the Palaeo-DNA Project...
Camden Post-Telegram27th April 1912
Dr. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, in Halifax to Care for Corpse of Titanic Victim -- WIDENER'S BODY IS BURIED AT SEA --- Dr. F. H. Tomlin, of Haddonfield, is in Halifax, N. S...
Worcester Telegram
Identified at Hallifax by Waldo E. Sessions who will have charge of the funeral which will be saturday.The body of Walter C. Porter, 10 Knox street of S. Porter & Co., last manufacturers, ...
CSI TITANIC : WHO DIED HOW?
Titanica!26th June 2007
Luke Owens
One of the iconic images many of us carry from the sinking of Titanic is of the 705 people in lifeboats listening to the death cries of 1,500-plus people drowning in the North Atlantic aft...
AUTHENTICATING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
Titanica!23rd October 2013
Stuart Kelly
How Titanic' Bandmaster's instrument was declared genuine...
Speedy Interment of Many Unidentified Bodies in Halifax Becomes Necessary...
The Washington Times1st April 1913
Satterlee Plans to Leave Rome Tomorrow with Body of Famous Financier --- SEEKS A SPECIAL TRAIN --- Plans Said to Be Under Way for Holding the Steamer Olympic for Party...
CLASSIFIED IN DEATH : RECOVERING THE TITANIC'S DEAD
Titanica!31st March 2007
Brian J. Ticehurst
AFTER the Titanic sank in the early hours of the 15th April, 1912 the sea around the site was littered with the flotsam and jetsam of the liner. Among the broken decking, furniture and fit...
TITANIC VICTIMS BURIED AT SEA SHOWN IN UNIQUE PHOTOGRAPH
Titanic News3rd October 2013
Philip Hind
A photograph of Titanic victims being buried at sea is to be auctioned....
Hampshire Advertiser22nd November 1902
At the Hampshire assizes yesterday, before Mr Justice Wright. William Mintram, 38, mariner, was indicted for feloniously, wilfully, and of malice aforethought, killing murdering ELIZA May Mintram at Southampton on 18th October....
Worcester Telegram4th May 1912
The benefit fund for Mrs. Charles Asplund and her two children saved from the titanic, while her husband and three sons went to their deaths, yesterday passed the $1000 mark.The total amou...
Elizabeth Daily Journal8th May 1912
The body of John S. March, one of the five mail clerks of the steamship Titanic and father of Mrs. John A. Corwin, of 261 Stiles street, reached Newark yesterday from Halifax, Nova Scotia, and was tak...
Philadelphia Inquirer23rd September 1945
John B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of an old Philadelphia family, who had been reported missing since Wednesday, was found dead, his wrists ...
Philadelphia Inquirer23rd September 1945
John B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of an old Philadelphia family, who had been reported missing since Wednesday, was found dead, his wris...
Philadelphia Inquirer23rd September 1945
J.B. THAYER, 3D, ENDS LIFE IN AUTOJohn B. Thayer, 3d, financial vice president of the University of Pennsylvania and a member of an old Philadelphia family, who had been r...
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
Titanica!8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
Boston Globe2nd May 1912
Four of those of Titanic victims, including Timothy McCarthy's, bought from Halifax....
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
Titanica!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...
Unidentified Newspaper
Funeral Train Brings to Boston Victims of Titanic Wreck....
Flag Draped Coffin Followed by Relatives From the Liner France --- QUIET TRIP FROM HAVRE --- The steamship France, with the body of J. P. Morgan, came up the bay late...
Hudson Dispatch23rd April 1912
Recovered by the Mackay-Bennett Ship and Will Be Sent Home.---------------IDENTIFIED BY MARKS ---------------Fifteen More Bodies Were Found by Same Vessel Today----------...
Worcester Telegram27th April 1912
Subscription papers will be circulated, today and next week in the Slater building, State Mutual building and courthouse, in an effort to raise money for Mrs. Charles Asplund and family left in strain...
The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City4th May 1912
Says Steamship Line Must Send Her Son's Body Home --- VICTIM OF THE TITANIC --- Mother Objects to Burial in Halifax, Announced Purpose of Company --- Unless...
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
Titanica!11th March 2001
Senan Molony
Was the character of Jack Dawson based on a real person?...
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE UNKNOWN CHILD
Titanica!9th September 2011
Alan Ruffman
Identification of Body No. 4 in Fairview Lawn Cemetery, Halifax...
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
Newark Star30th April 1912
Body recovered by cable ship at the scene of wreck....
ASTOR'S FIRST WIFE TO ATTEND FUNERAL New York, May 3.     The train bearing ...
The Salt Lake Tribune5th May 1912
Mrs. Lee Chamberlain, Mother of a Titanic Victim, Receives Conflicting Reports The whereabouts of the body of A. H. Hyter, formerly of Salt Lake, who perished in the wreck ...
St. Ives Times & Express31st May 1912
FUNERAL OF MR. W CARBINES The body of Mr. William Carbines, of Nanjivey, St Ives, one of the "Titanic" victims, was brought to St. Ives from Southampton on Monday by the 10:14 a.m. train...
THE LAST OF THE LOST
Titanica!3rd August 2002
Alan Ruffman & Ryan Parr
A preliminary report on the Palaeo-DNA Project and the unidentified Titanic victims in the Halifax, Nova Scotia, cemeteries...
The allocation of cabins on the Titanic is a source of continuing interest and endless speculation. Apart from the recollections of survivors and a few tickets and boarding cards, the only auth...
DISSECTING TITANIC ACCOUNTS
Titanica!12th April 2021
Michael Poirier
Anna Sjöblom swore a woman had died in her boat and then her husband died of shock....
The Diary of Frederick Hamilton (Cable Engineer: MacKay Bennett)The White Star Line, owners of the SS Titanic chatered two cable-laying steamers Mackay-Bennett and Min...
Unidentified Newspaper
Titanic Survivor in Precarious Condition...
Worcester Magazine
Worcester's Toll in Titanic DisasterWalter C. Porter, of the Samuel Porter Company, a Member of this Board on Ill-fated Ship, Returning from European Business Trip. His Body Found by Crew ...
No. 3 Female - Height, 5 ft. 6 in.; Weight, 150 lbs Age, about 30. Hair, Brown Marks, None Buried at Fairview Cemetery, Halifax, N.S....
New York Times14th June 1924
White Star Liner Was Biggest Ship Ever Built in Viscount’s Yards---DIED ON WAY FROM TROPICS---Great Shipbuilder, Near Death, Insisted on Being Carried Out to See Panama Canal...
DEATH OF A PURSER
Titanic Review5th January 2012
Stanley C. Jenkins
Review of the new biography of Hugh McElroy, the Chief Purser of RMS Titanic:...
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
Titanica!16th January 2012
Senan Molony
Titanic survivor confronts his own impostor....
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
Titanica!7th November 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
THE TRIALS OF ELOISE HUGHES SMITH
Titanica!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...