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WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
Voyage10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
White Star was a serious player in the world of cargo, and the carriage of livestock...
OLYMPIC, TITANIC & BRITANNIC: AN ISSUE OF FINANCE
Titanica!13th January 2021
Mark Chirnside
One remarkable statistic is that the cost of building the three Olympic class ships was more, in cash terms, than the value of the entire White Star Line fleet....
New York Times14th April 1912
During All That Time He Has Successfully Hidden from the Public His RealSelf, Which Combines Diffidence and a Gentleness Very Unlike the GruffAutocrat Familiar to Wall Street---...
New York Times4th August 1987
S. Marshall Kempner, an investment banker, died of congestive heart failure Saturday at his home in San Francisco. He was 88 years old.Mr. Kempner was a native of New York, where he began ...
Titanica!3rd September 2011
Glenn Simpson
Harland and Wolff is at the symbolic forefront of Ulster's identity, its economic importance pivotal in explaining what gave Ulster Unionists political leverage during the Home rule question. T...
New York Times29th October 1893
Isidor Straus is a fair type of the broadminded, public-spirited men through whom this city maintains its commercial supremacy and its metropolitan character. Knowing the entire alphabet of his busine...
New York Times9th April 1912
Berlin Thinks That, Unofficially, He Will Try to End the Turkish-Italian Conflict...
Toronto Daily Star17th April 1912
Canadian Press DespatchLondon, April 16.---The disaster to the Titanic caused a slight weakness to-day in glit edged securities on the stock exchange on sales by under...
Washington Times19th 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 woman come...
Chicago Daily News20th April 1912
The figures of the company with reference to its stock, as set forth in the Manual of Statistics for 1911, show that common stock to the sum of $49,931,735 has been issued and preferred to the val...
New-York Tribune8th January 1913
It Takes the Adriatic Four Hours to Pull Free in Upper Bay After Having Grounded in Dense Fog --- WARNING FROM BANKER --- He Called Attention to Danger Before Startin...
The Washington Times23rd January 1913
NAPLES, Jan 23---J. Pierpont Morgan arrived here today aboard the White Star liner Adriatic. Former Senator Aldrich of Rhode Island was a fellow passenger. They motored out to the ruin...
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...
The Youngstown Vindicator31st January 1920
In the passing of Mrs. Wick, the city has suffered the loss of one of its most noble women. A woman of rare beauty of character, philanthropic to a marked degree and always deeply interested in ...
The Times9th June 1924
PEACE AND WAR SERV...
ELSIE BOWERMAN: FEMINIST AND BARRISTER
Titanica!18th July 2002
Helena Wojtczak
One of the Titanic's survivors was also a key participant in the movement for womens' suffrage....
ASQUITH AND THE CONSPIRACY TO SINK TITANIC
Titanica!9th July 2004
Senan Molony
The architect, the owner, and the Captain were partners in an infamous conspiracy to repair their desperate fortunes by sinking the ship and sharing the insurance money...
TITANIC'S SUPREME SURVIVOR
Titanica!13th December 2006
Senan Molony
How the President of the Board of Trade misled parliament and got away with it...
THE MAN WHO SANK TITANIC
Titanic Review2nd November 2011
Stanley C. Jenkins
Sally Nilsson, Hichen's great-granddaughter, attempts to set the record straight and reveal the true character of the man her family knew....
TITANIC'S CENTRE PROPELLER: THE STEPHEN PIGOTT EVIDENCE
Titanica!26th October 2020
Mark Chirnside
Newly found evidence documents changes to Titanic’s propeller configuration...