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TITANIC NEWSPAPER RECOVERED FROM SEABED
 
TITANIC NEWSPAPER RECOVERED FROM SEABED
1987
Fragments of a newspaper recovered from the debris field surrounding the Titanic wreck....
Washington Herald
NEWSPAPER MEN ALL MOURN MAJ. “ARCHIE” BUTT
19th April 1912
Memorial Services in Honor of Hero Who “Died Like a Man” Proposed by Members of Fourth Estate --- In little back offices, littered with paper and adorned principally by typewriters, in bustling news bureaus, in the press room of...
CHARLOTTE CARDEZA NEWSPAPER PICTURE
 
CHARLOTTE CARDEZA NEWSPAPER PICTURE

Picture of Mrs. Cardeza...
Waterford News
ASPERSION CAST ON FRANK DWAN
19th April 1912
Linked to thefts at Bonmahon Mines...
NEWSPAPER PHOTOGRAPH OF TITANIC VICTIM MAJOR ARCHIBALD BUTT
Washington Times
NEWSPAPER PHOTOGRAPH OF TITANIC VICTIM MAJOR ARCHIBALD BUTT
15th April 1912
Picture of Major Butt...
 
THEODOOR DE MULDER DEATH NOTICE
April 1954
An unknown Belgium newspaper brought  the death notice about him in April 1954 Descendants mentioned: Mevr. Wed. Theodor De Mulder, geboren Jeanette  D Hondt. Mijnheer Gilbert De Mulder, echtgenote en kinderen. Minjheer Jan De Muld...
TITANIC ADVERTISEMENT
 
TITANIC ADVERTISEMENT

A newspaper advertisement for the return leg of Titanic's maiden voyage, leaving New York City on 20 April 1912....
ROGER BRICOUX
 
ROGER BRICOUX

Roger Bricoux, later a cellist on the Titanic, reading the newspaper L'Eclaireur de Nice....
Chicago Daily Tribune
FAMILY OF EIGHT MISSING
17th April 1912
Niagara Falls, N.Y, April 17 F.C Goodwin, who with his wife and six children was on his way from England to this city, was on the Titanic, according to word recieved here by his brother, Thomas Goodwin. Their names do not appear among thos...
New York Times
MISS GUGGENHEIM, DIVORCEE, TO WED
12th December 1922
Youngest Daughter of Late Copper Magnate to Marry Milton S. Waldman in Paris --- GOT RECENT FRENCH DECREE --- Fiance of Heiress, the Former Wife of S. M. Kempner, Was Lately a New York Newspaper Man --- Word ...
Washington Times
WILLIAM T. STEAD KNOWN AS FAMOUS NEWSPAPER MAN
16th April 1912
William Thomas Stead, an English newspaper man, attained wide notoriety as the man who introduced the methods of American journalism into England. Before his day the interview, illustrations, and extra editions were unknown to British journalism. Tho...
CAPTAIN SMITH ON THE BRIDGE OF THE TITANIC
 
CAPTAIN SMITH ON THE BRIDGE OF THE TITANIC
April 1912
Captain Smith photographed by a newspaper photographer on the bridge of the Titanic. Southampton, April 1912. A Engine Telegraph is visible in the background....
CHEQUEBOOK JOURNALISM
 
CHEQUEBOOK JOURNALISM
17th April 1912
A Marconigram sent to the Wireless Operator of the Olympic by a New York newspaper....
LUCY VIOLET SNAPE (FORMERLY LENNARD)
 
LUCY VIOLET SNAPE (FORMERLY LENNARD)

Photographic portrait of Titanic stewardess Lucy Violet Snape...
New York Times
SILENT TOAST TO MAJOR BUTT.
24th April 1912
NEW HAVEN, Conn., April 23.---A silent toast to Major Archibald Butt was drunk last night by the Second Company Governor's Foot Guard, one of the historic military organizations of the State, at its annual observance of the anniversary of the depa...
International News Service
ENGAGED TO WED MARRIED MAN: DOROTHY GIBSON
25th May 1913
newspaper short item...
HUGH WOOLNER'S US EVIDENCE IS HIGHLY UNRELIABLE.
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HUGH WOOLNER'S US EVIDENCE IS HIGHLY UNRELIABLE.
6th November 2006
Senan Molony
The US evidence of Hugh Woolner is highly unreliable. He claims that he and Hakan Bjornstrom Steffanson saw Boat D "about to lower", then went across to the starboard side, and saw an officer fire two shots to get men out of a collapsible...
BERTHE LEROY IN 1956
 
BERTHE LEROY IN 1956
1956
From 'Santa Barbara News Press'...
Newark Evening News
F. K. SEWARD SAVED
17th April 1912
Included in the list of rescued is F. K. Seward, of 529 West 112th street, New York, a nephew of Dr. John L. Seward, of 416 Main street, Orange. Mrs. Seward said today that her husband’s nephew had been in Europe on a two months&rsquo...
Cook County Herald
HEARS OF DISASTER; DIES
26th April 1912
Shortly after a newspaper account of the Titanic disaster was read to him, Andrew Nolting, a farmer near here, committed suicide by drinking poison. ...
 
THE TITANIC PAPERS

The story of the Titanic has been retold in virtually every medium for the past 100 years and continues to fascinate. But it was the newspapers that first fed the appetite of the public for information during those fateful April days in 1912. T...
Western Daily Mercury
NO NEWS OF MR F. ANDREW, OF REDRUTH
19th April 1912
Among the passengers of whose fate nothing is yet definitely known is Mr. Frank Andrew (30), of Pencoys, near Redruth. Mrs. Andrew, who lives at Pencoys, with one little child about two years of age, received a postcard from a friend in Plymouth, on ...
New York Times
TAFT AT PRESS CLUB DINNER
11th August 1911
He and Major Butt Entertained in Louisville-Col. Watterson Speaks --- LOUISVILLE, Nov. 8.--A dinner by the Louisville Press Club was the principal feature of President Taft's visit here this evening, and at it the President divid...
New York Times
SAY THEY HAVE "MONA LISA"
12th April 1912
Two Men Go to Rome to See J. P. Morgan About It --- By Marconi Transatlantic Wireless Telegraph to The New York Times --- PARIS, April 11---A newspaper whose artistic news is generally reliable says that two men le...
New York Times
CONSULT BURKE'S PEERAGE
21st November 1907
For News of the Arrival Here of the Sister of Mrs. Elinor Glyn --- Lady Duff Gordon, a sister of Mrs. Elinor Glyn, arrived yesterday at the Hotel Plaza.  Lady Duff Gordon went to her room.  Presently Mrs. Glyn approached the inquir...
Hopewell Herald
MRS. EMILY THOMAS BLACKWELL
19th December 1906
Mrs. Emily Thomas Blackwell wife of Stephen Weart Blackwell of New York City was buried in the Old School Baptist Churchyard in this place saturday afternoon. The funeral was held from the residents of ex-Senator...
The Syracuse Herald
ISMAY AND OFFICERS OF TITANIC GO TO EUROPE
3rd May 1912
New York May 3 – In a state of near collapse, J. Bruce Ismay, managing director of the International Mercantile Marine, sailed for England yesterday on the White Star Liner Adriatic. He made only this brief statement to the newspaper men....
New York Times
FIERMONTE APOLOGIZES
16th July 1937
Photographer Then Withdraws His Charge of Assault --- A charge of third-degree assault against Enzo Fiermonte, former prizefighter and husband of Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, was withdrawn yesterday in Flushing Court after...
New York Times
SETTLES SUIT AGAINST FIERMONTE
11th August 1937
MINEOLA, L. I., Aug. 1O---Former District Attorney Elvin N. Edwards of Nassau County, attorney for John Drennan, newspaper photographer, in his civil suit for assault against Enzo Fiermonte, husband of Mrs. Madeline Astor Force Dick Fiermonte, ...
New York Times
LINKS MRS. DICK AND BOXER
17th June 1933
Fiermonte Says He Plans to Wed Former Mrs. Astor --- ROME, Saturday, June 17 (AP)---Signora Tosca Manetti Fiermonte, wife of a boxer, Enzo Fiermonte, now in America, is quoted in an interview in the newspaper Popolo di Roma today to the...
New York Times
SUMMONS FOR FIERMONTE
9th July 1937
Photographer Charges Attack in Queens Traffic Court --- A summons charging third-degree assault on John Drennan, a newspaper photographer, was served yesterday on Enzo Fiermonte in the Rikers Island penitentiary, where Mr. Fiermonte is ...
 
ANTTI WILHELM SIVOLA
10th July 2012
Alan Virta
A local newspaper in Idaho reveals why Antti Wilhelm Sivola was coming to America aboard the Titanic....
GEORGES KRINS - THE LOST MEMORIAL
Titanica!
GEORGES KRINS - THE LOST MEMORIAL
25th May 2006
Philippe Delaunoy
Some years ag...
 
NEWSPAPER CUTTINGS

The Los Angeles Times of April 17th 1912 stated that he was a brother of E. D. Rood of El Centro, California. The Rocky Mountain News (Denver) of April 13th 1992 stated that he was the Vice President and General Manager of the Pacific Coast Creosotin...
New York Times
MORGAN HOPEFUL FOR OUR STOCKS
23rd March 1907
Tells a Doubtful Fellow-Traveler He'll Change His Mind About Them --- A BIG DECLINE YESTERDAY --- Erie Issues Lead It-Dividend on the Second Preferred May Be Passed---Gold Coming Soon --- Special Cabl...
 
LETTER HOME BY TITANIC SURVIVOR ERNST PERSSON

I can't find words to describe how dreadful everything was......
The Nation
STEAD AND FUTRELLE
25th April 1912
article...
New York Times
MAJOR ARCHIBALD BUTT (1)
16th April 1912
Major Archibald Willingham Butt, President TaftÂ’s Military Aid, [sic] was returning on the Titanic after a visit to Rome, where he went to see the Pope and King Victor Emmanuel....
New York Times
MRS. WIDENER NOT TO WED
15th August 1915
Denies Her Reported Engagement to Dr. Hamilton Rice, the Explorer --- Special to The New York Times --- NEWPORT, Aug. 19---Mrs. George D. Widener made an emphatic denial today of her reported engagement to Dr. Hamilton Ric...
RELATIVES OF TITANIC COMMANDER VISIT FILM
Sentinel
RELATIVES OF TITANIC COMMANDER VISIT FILM
28th August 1953
Only living first cousin of Captain E.J. Smith, Sarah Harris (my great grandmother) in h...
New York Times
WALDMANS SEEK DIVORCE
28th November 1929
Mother of Children Who Fell to Death Here Sues in Paris --- Copyright by The Chicago Tribune Co. --- PARIS, Nov. 27---Mrs. Barbara Guggenheim Waldman, whose two children were killed in a thirteen-story fall from the roof o...
Worcester Telegram
BOSTON MAN ON FRANCONIA REPORTS COMMUNICATING WITH CARPATHIA
18th April 1912
Article...
 
REV. WYNELL HENRY CARTER (BROTHER OF REV. ERNEST CARTER)

At the time of the tragedy in 1912 the Exeter Flying Post newspaper reported that Rev. Ernest Courtenay's brother was Rector of St Mary Arches Church in Exeter, Devon. Rev. Wynell Henry Carter was a younger brother, born at Compton Beauchamp, Berksh...
 
MR. & MRS. E. A. SANDERS (UNCLE AND AUNT)

In April 1912 the Exeter Flying Post newspaper reported that Titanic victim, Mrs. Lilian Carter, was a neice of Mrs. E. A. Sanders of Stoke House. Mrs. Lilian Carter (formerly Hughes) was a daughter of Thomas Hughes and Frances (formerly Ford)...
New York Times
NOT BOATS ENOUGH (SAYS MRS. GUGGENHEIM)
17th April 1912
Many inquiries were made at the (White Star Line)office during the day about Benjamin Guggenheim, but no hopeful reply could be given as Mr. Guggenheim's name was not included in any of the lists of survivors received. About 10 o'clock...
The Times
THE TITANIC INQUIRY: LADY DUFF GORDON'S EVIDENCE
21st May 1912
The inquiry into the loss of the Titanic was resumed yesterday by Lord Mersey and his Assessors. There was no diminution in the public interest taken in the proceedings. Among those present were Prince Albert of Schleswig-Holstein, Lady St. Helier, L...
Denver Post
ARCHIBALD C. BUTT WAS TO HAVE BEEN MARRIED THIS FALL
18th April 1912
Was Engaged to Youngest Daughter of Col. John R. Williams San Antonio, Tex., April 18:- Major Archibald C. Butt, military aide to President Taft, soon was to wed Miss Williams of Washington, sister-in-law of Joseph Leiter of Chicag...
New York Times
ROSENSHINE WILL HOLDS
21st June 1912
Court Dismisses Contest Over $1,000,000 Estate of Titanic Victim --- Surrogate Colahan dismissed from the bench yesterday the contest of the will of George Rosenshine, a feather importer, who perished in the wreck of the...
New York Times
JACQUES FUTRELLE, WRITER
16th April 1912
The Author of "The Thinking Machine" and Many Short Stories --- Jacques Futrell is well known as a writer of fiction, having contributed many long and short stories to magazines. He was born in Pike County, Georgia, April 9, 1875, and ...
Cokato Enterprise
MRS. WM. LAHTINEN DIES WITH HUSBAND
25th April 1912
Refuses Chance to Be Saved and Both Go Down With Ill-Fated Titanic     Refusing to be parted from her husband, and preferring death to separation, is the thrilling story relat...
Washington Herald
MAJ. BUTT TOLD FRIENDS HE HAD FEAR OF MISHAP
17th April 1912
Remarks of the President's Aid Before Going Abroad Are Recalled --- President Taft yesterday made earnest efforts to obtain news of Maj. Archibald Butt, his military aid. He communicated two or three times with the White Star offices i...
MRS DOUGLAS DIES AT 81
Unidentified Newspaper
MRS DOUGLAS DIES AT 81
1945
From an unidentified American newspaper, ca. 22 April 1945...
Brockton Daily Enterprise
BROCKTON AND STOUGHTON MEN ABOARD TITANIC
15th April 1912
Among the passengers of the Titanic are Frank D. Millet, the distinguished artist, once of East Bridgewater, and a brother of Dr. Charles S. Millett of Brockton; George Q. Clifford, of the Belcher Last Co. of Stoughton and widely known among the shoe...
Washington Times
DEATH OF MAJOR BUTT MOURNED BY WASHINGTONIANS
19th April 1912
Persons in Official and Private Life Speak Eulogistically of the President’s Military Aide Who Died---A Soldier --- Men of the United States army and navy, men who lived under the same roof---the men who knew Major Butt most intimately-...
Newark Evening News
NEWARKER IN CHARGE OF THE TITANIC'S MAILS
16th April 1912
John S. March, a Newark man, was in charge of the mails on board the Titanic. With his daughter, Miss Nettie March, he lived at 59 Emmett street. For nine years Mr. March has been crossing the ocean in charge of the mails on many liners. ...
Unidentified Newspaper
LAST MALE SURVIVOR OF TITANIC DIES
2nd February 2001
One of the last known survivors of the Titanic, Michel Navratil, has died in southern France at the age of 92. He was just three years old when the ship hit an iceberg in the north Atlantic and sank shortly before midnight on 14 April 1912. ...
SEVENTY-FIVE REGISTERED LETTERS WERE SENT (FROM NORWAY) WITH THE TITANIC IN 1912
 
SEVENTY-FIVE REGISTERED LETTERS WERE SENT (FROM NORWAY) WITH THE TITANIC IN 1912
26th August 1998
Arne Mjaland
Top row 5th from left: Jorgen Birkesfol who sent a registered letter with Titanic...
Washington Herald
CLAIMS MRS. GAGE SUFFERS PARANOIA
18th April 1912
Dr. William A. White Testifies Concerning Examination of Defendant in Insanity Case --- Dr. William A. White, Superintendent of the Government Hospital for the Insane, testified yesterday afternoon before Justice Barnard and a jury, giv...
 
THE ADDERGOOLE PARISH LOSS

John Bourke, his wife Katherine, his sister Mary, Honora Fleming and Mary Mangan were from the townland of Carrowskeheen (quarter land of the little bush), Lahardane, Addergoole Parish, Co Mayo, Irish Republic. All perished. Data from the 1911 cen...
Chicago Tribune
THIRD SUICIDE IN FAMILY MYSTERY
20th February 1925
Northwestern ‘U’ Student Kills Himself Two years ago Dr. John R. Minahan, wealthy and prominent surgeon of Green Bay, Wis., was summoned to Chicago. His oldest son, John Jr., had ended his life in a...
New York Times
MORGAN HOME FROM EUROPE
25th July 1912
Financier Refuses to Discuss Business or Politics J. Pierpont Morgan returned yesterday on the White Star liner Olympic from his seven months' stay abroad. He was met at Quarantine by his son, J. P. Morgan, Jr., who ha...
 
PITMAN'S CAREER

MBE awarded March 1946. Purser SS Mataroa of the Shaw, Savill and Albion Company Ltd. Awarded for long and meritorious service at sea and in dangerous waters during the war. He served as a Purser for the company for 20 ...
New York Times
MRS. M. S. WALDMAN WINS PARIS DIVORCE
26th February 1930
Two Other American Women Also Receive Decrees From the French Courts --- TRAGIC ACCIDENT RECALLED --- Waldman Children Fell to Death From Penthouse Apartment Here in October, 1928 --- PARIS, Feb. 25 (AP)---Th...
Shepton Mallet Journal
REDISCOVERED POSTCARD STRENGTHENS LINK BETWEEN TOWN AND TITANIC
2nd March 2000
Castle Cary's connection with the world's most famous shipping disaster has been strengthened still further. This is because a New Forest pensioner has discovered a postcard found on the ship, which was to be sent to the wife of a local butcher....
Washington Herald
ISMAY OUTLINES VIEW OF WRECK
19th April 1912
Head of White Star Line, Under Guard, Makes First Statement --- New York, April 18---Mr. J. Bruce Ismay left the ship at about 11:15 o’clock to-night and went to the rear of the dock where the offices of the Cunard Line are located. He...
New York Times
PRESIDENT TAFT STUNNED
16th April 1912
Wires White Star Line for News of Major Butt --- Special to The New York Times --- WASHINGTON, April 15---President Taft did not know of the sinking of the Titanic or of the danger of his old friend, Major Archibald Butt, ...
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...
Dowagiac Daily News
CARPATHIA LANDS IN NEW YORK CITY AND THE BISHOPS WIRE THEY'RE SAFE
19th April 1912
Mrs. Bishop Is First Lady to Leave the Wrecked Ocean Liner SEND A WIRELESS First Direct Tidings Came Last Night, and Again This Morning They Send a Message Home --------------- Mr. and Mr...
The Courier
A ROMANCE OF THE TITANIC
17th May 1912
The circumstances of the case read like a romance....
New York Times
ACCUSE WIRELESS OPERATOR
21st April 1912
PHILADELPHIA, April 20---Charges were made to-day by the chief electrician of the United States scout cruiser Chester, which was sent to the aid of the Carpathia, having on board the survivors of the Titanic, that the wireless operators on board the ...
The Toronto World
THREE MONTREAL MEN---VICTIMS OF TITANIC TRAGEDY
17th April 1912
Mr. H. J. Allison, the junior member of the firm of Johnston, McConnell & Allison, financial brokers, was a young man in the early 30's, clean cut and ambitious.  His firm made remarkable progress during the past two or three years...
SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT
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SETTING THE RECORD STRAIGHT
5th December 2006
Tad Fitch, Sam Halpern and Bill Wormstedt
In Senan Molony's article of 6 November 2006, entitled: "Hugh Woolner's US Evidence is Highly Unreliable," the author attempts to discredit the evidence presented by Woolner at the US Inquiry based on a newspaper report i...
New York Times
YOUNG ASTOR TELLS OF WEDDING PLANS
29th June 1934
Newspaper Group Is Informed That the Couple Will Return to Newport in August --- CHETWODE GIFTS SHOWN --- Famous Ring Given to Bride Will Be Reset for Her in a New Brooch --- Special to THE NEW YORK TIMES ...
New York Times
SUBMARINES SINK FOUR MORE SHIPS
11th November 1915
Three British and a French Steamer Destroyed, All Probably in Mediterranean --- 2 U-BOATS REPORTED LOST -- And a Third Is Said to Have Been Captured and Taken to Port by British Warships --- LONDON, Nov...
New York Times
FIERMONTE JAILED IN OLD SPEED CASE
7th July 1937
Husband of Astor Widow Gets 5 Days on Charge That He Ignored in 1934 --- Enzo Fiermonte, the Italian-born automobile racer husband of Mrs. Madeline Force Astor Dick Fiermonte, was sentenced to five days in prison yesterday by Magistrate...
 
EDWARD THOMAS STONE FAMILY INFORMATION

Edward Thomas Stone was born in 1882/83 in Shirley, Southampton. He himself quotes his birthplace as Cornwall when signing on Titanic but this appears to be erroneous. (It is currently assumed that he lived there for a while when young). He was the ...
New York Times
MARCONI CHEERED FOR WIRELESS FEATS
18th April 1912
Modestly Gives Credit to Other Inventors and Speaks of Life Saving from Titanic...
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
Titanic Review
THE DREAM AND THEN THE NIGHTMARE
1st July 2011
George Jacub
Syrians on the Titanic...
San Francisco Chronicle
GIVES LIFE FOR LOVE OF HUSBAND
17th April 1912
Relatives Here Believe Wife of Isidor Straus Refused to Leave His Side. That her devotion to her husband, refusing to leave the ship unless he accompanied her from the ill-fated Titanic, cost the life of Mrs. Isidor...
New York Times
RUSH TO CONSOLE LADY DUFF-GORDON
27th May 1911
Stream of Visitors to Her Shop, Where Government Says Under­valued Gowns Were Shown --- SECOND ARREST IS MADE --- Abraham Merritt Surrenders to Answer Charge of Undervaluation in Customs Cases --- Abraham Merritt, f...
Washington Times
ARCHIBALD BUTT, MILITARY AIDE TO PRESIDENT TAFT
16th April 1912
Major Archibald de Grafenreid Willingham Butt, who was on the Titanic, was returning to Washington on sick leave, and expected to resume his duties as military aide to President Taft at once. Suffering from that mild poisoning which follows an unendi...
New York Times
2 GUGGENHEIM HEIRS DIE IN 13-STORY FALL
20th October 1928
Baby Boy and Brother Drop From Arms of Mother on Hotel Surrey Roof --- SHE IS STRICKEN BY SHOCK --- Mrs. M. S. Waldman, Daughter of Benjamin Guggenheim, Unable to Explain Accident --- Terrence and Benjamin W...
New York Times
NO WIRELESS ORDER TO HOLD BACK NEWS
27th April 1912
Sea Gate Operator Explains the Messages to Bride and Cottam on the Carpathia --- SHIP THEN IN THE HARBOR --- "Keep Your Mouth Shut" Not Official, but Friendly Words of One Operator to Another ---...
New York Times
ORIGIN OF NAMES OF HOTELS HERE
9th March 1930
Named for Interested Families or After Well-Known European Hostelries --- ST. REGIS CALLED FOR LAKE --- Suggested to the Late John Jacob Astor by Mrs. Theodore Douglas Robinson --- So numerous are the hotels of New Yo...
THE UNKNOWN ADULT
Titanica!
THE UNKNOWN ADULT
26th June 2007
Senan Molony
COUNTERFOIL number 30887 lay on the wooden surface. Money joined it for a few minutes, and then money took wing and parted from the ticket. A moment later the ticket itself was taken up. One of the opening scenes of the ...
Atlantic City Daily Press
ATLANTIC SURVIVOR TELLS OF DISASTER
19th April 1912
E. Z. Taylor, On Telephone With City Clerk Donnelly, Describes AwfulScene---Third Member of His Party, Fletcher Williams, Lost---Did NotHear of Mrs. Potter and Mrs. Earnshaw.----------Atlantic City was in direct personal ...
LOST VOICES OF THE TITANIC : THE DEFINITIVE ORAL HISTORY
Titanic Review
LOST VOICES OF THE TITANIC : THE DEFINITIVE ORAL HISTORY
21st October 2009
Dave Bryceson
Reviewed by Dave Bryceson...
THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
Titanica!
THE RIDDLE OF THE SPHINX
1st June 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT goes on four legs, then two legs, then three? The Riddle of the Sphinx, from Greek mythology, denotes the eternal voyage of man… from crawling on all fours, to walking proudly erect, to finally ending up hunched over a...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
VERSIONS VARY OF CAPTAIN’S DEATH
19th April 1912
First Report That He Committed Suicide denied By Many Survivors....
Southern Daily Echo
HUMAN TRAGEDY OF THE TITANIC
16th February 2002
Neil Hotson
Mrs Saunders, a widow, was walking down Bridge Street in the direction of Southampton Docks railway station. She was carrying her handbag, which contained six shillings. John Dixon was also walking in Bridge Street. He had arrive...
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...
 
FRANK ANDREW FAMILY INFORMATION

The following biography has been compiled with the assistance of descendants of Frank Andrew who reside in Cornwall. It should be pointed out that no birth certificate exists for Frank despite extensive searching and it should also be made known tha...
New York Times
THOSE WHO SAW THE RESCUE
19th April 1912
Carpathia's Passengers, Who Were Bound for Mediterranean, Back. The passengers on the Carpathia, whose trip to the Mediterranean was interrupted to aid those saved from the Titanic, are: Rev. R. B. Anderson, Baltimore,...
Daily Mirror
HOW IT FEELS TO BE A HERO
20th April 1912
Harold Bride now bears little trace of his terrible ordeal......
 
PENGELLY (PENGILLY) FAMILY INFORMATION

Frederick (Fred) William Pengelly was born in the parish of Calstock, East Cornwall in early 1893 whilst his father was working in the area as a mining engineer. Fred’s father, Frederick William Cardell Pengilly (sic) was born in 1861 ...
TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND
Titanic Stories
TITANICA EXHIBITION - THE ULSTER FOLK & TRANSPORT, NORTHERN IRELAND

The Ulster Folk & Transport Museum is launching TITANICa: The Exhibition and TITANICa: The People’s Story to mark the centenary of Titanic’s launch on the 31st May, running until 31 August 2011....
 
LETTER FROM F.D. MILLET AND THE NEW BEDFORD LIBRARY
6th February 1912
John Lamoreau
A letter written by F.D. Millet shortly before he left on a trip to Rome early in 1912. In the letter he discusses his plans for painting murals for the New Bedford Public Library in Massachusetts that was being remodeled. In the letter he mention...
SURVIVOR FROM “TITANIC”
Hampshire Chronicle
SURVIVOR FROM “TITANIC”
27th April 1912
A Newhaven A.B. Who Has Faced Many Perils of the Deep Mr Will Clifford Weller, who was an able...
The Charleroi Mail
MRS. HIRVONEN TELLS STORY OF HARROWING SCENES IN LATEST GREAT OCEAN DISASTER.
23rd April 1912
SAW BIG STEAMER SINK Hundreds Leaped Into Water When Gigantic Steamer Went Down ---Says Ismay Was In Same Boat Shuddering as she recalled the awful scenes of Monday morning when the fated steamer Titanic sunk with over 1,700 person...
THE PORTRUSH LETTER
Titanica!
THE PORTRUSH LETTER
31st January 2006
Senan Molony
THE LETTER fell onto the hall floor in the house at Main Street, Portrush, Co Antrim, in late April 1912. Hugh Smith, descending the stair, noticed it and picked it up. The American sta...
A TITANIC COINCIDENCE
Titanica!
A TITANIC COINCIDENCE
9th July 2002
Gavin Murphy
How the gala opening of two hotels was disrupted two maritime disasters....
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....
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...
Rockford Republic
TITANIC'S SURVIVOR COMES TO ROCKFORD
25th April 1912
MISS DAGMAR BRYHL, AFTER LOSING BROTHER AND SWEETHEART ON FATEFUL TRIP FROM SWEDEN TO ROCKFORD FINALLY REACHED HERE 6:30 THIS MORNING - WAS SECOND CLASS PASSENGER ABOARD THE DOOMED TITANIC - HER FIRST WARNING OF DANGER ...
The New York Times
THINKS TIMES LIST SAVED FATHER'S LIFE
21st April 1912
Survivor Says Aged Man Got Hope from Interpretation of Faulty Wireless Message --- 'WILLIAMS' MEANT 'WILHEMS' --- ...
 
TITANIC PASSENGER ANNIE HOLD (FAMILY INFORMATION)

Mrs Stephen Hold (Annie Margaret, nee Hill) was born in the fishing village of Porthoustock in Cornwall and baptised at the parish church of St. Keverne on 23 May 1883. She was the daughter of Augusta Lavinia Hill. Annie’s mother was...
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 Blackburn, whose son, Mr. Jonathan Shepherd, was one of t...
TITANIC : TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
Titanic Review
TITANIC : TRIUMPH AND TRAGEDY
8th December 2011
Senan Molony
The third edition of the seminal reference book on the Titanic...
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
 
THE BUTT-MILLET MEMORIAL FOUNTAIN, 1913
1913
The Butt-Millet Memorial Fountain was erected by the contributions of friends of Major Archibald Willingham Butt and Francis Davis Millet. "The 8-foot-high fountain is composed of a marble shaft of simple Neo-c...
 
TITANIC PASSENGERS THAT CANCELLED OR MISSED THE CROSSING

This page contains the names of several people that planned to travel on the Titanic but for one reason failed to do so.   Some had actually booked cabins and these are confirmed by their presence in an ...
THE 'OLYMPIC' CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC (REVISED EDITION)
Titanic Review
THE 'OLYMPIC' CLASS SHIPS: OLYMPIC, TITANIC, BRITANNIC (REVISED EDITION)
3rd January 2012
Art Braunschweiger
Review of Mark Chirnside's ‘Olympic’ Class Ships: Olympic – Titanic – Britannic...
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?...
War Cry!
WAR CRY! THE SALVATION ARMY

Jay Rogers
While women weep as they do now I'll fight! While little children go hungry as they do now I'll fight! While men go to prison, in and out, in and out I'll fight! I'll fight to the very end!  General William Boo...
Rockford Register Star
TITANIC SURVIVOR HAD ROCKFORD CONNECTION
21st December 1997
David Shultz
Dagmar Bryhl: The young woman from Sweden was on the ocean liner with her brother and her fiancé to visit relatives in Rockford. By David Shultz Rockford Register Star. Rockford's connection to the Titanic spent less th...
New York Times
TITANIC SURVIVORS RECALL THE NIGHT TO REMEMBER
9th October 1973
Edward C. Burks
GREENWICH, Conn., Sept. 9—“ It’'s all right. We just grazed an iceberg.” That was the reassuring message of a crew member of the Titanic, a lively 98-year-old survivor recalled here today at a memory-charged meet...
WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
Titanica!
WHY DID WHITE STAR SETTLE WITH WHITELEY?
26th April 2004
Senan Molony
Steward's sensational claims were never tested in court....
New-York Tribune
MORGAN SPENDS AN AFTERNOON IN MUD
8th 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 Starting---The Hamilton, Which Brought ...
Philadelphia Inquirer
J.B. THAYER, 3D, ENDS LIFE IN AUTO
23rd 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 and throat cut, in a parked automobile near the P....
GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
Titanica!
GEORGE A. BRERETON - MYSTERY MAN
28th January 2001
Mike Herbold
New research reveals the tragic fate of one of the Titanic's notorious gamblers....
THE TURN OF A CARD
Titanica!
THE TURN OF A CARD
25th November 2009
Senan Molony
HERE is the Two of Hearts… signed by three survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic. This picture appeared in the New York Sun on Sunday April 21, 1912. It seems richly symbolic of the hand dealt by fate th...
Titanica!
JOHN MONTGOMERY SMART, AN ELUSIVE AND SECRETIVE TITANIC PASSENGER.
6th February 2016
J. Homer Thiel
John Montgomery Smart was born circa 1866 or 1867.  His place of birth is not known, but he was described as being from New York and Boston, Massachusetts in Australian newspaper accoun...
Philadelphia Inquirer
JOHN B. JACK THAYER III:OBITUARY
23rd September 1945
J.B. THAYER, 3D, ENDS LIFE IN AUTO 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 d...
New York Times
THE TITANIC (1)
4th May 1913
Col. Gracie’s Account of Last Year’s Sea Tragedy --- THE TRUTH ABOUT THE TITANIC. By Col. Archibald Gracie. Mitchell Kennerly. $1.25 --- When the Titanic went to the bottom of the Atlantic now more than a year ago it wa...
The New York Times
SEALING THE LIPS OF TITANIC'S CREW
21st April 1912
Detained Sailors Are Herded on the Celtic Under Close Guard of Detectives. --- HAVE ORDERS NOT TO TALK --- Men Forget Instructions, However, Long Enough to Defend Escape of J. Bruce lsmay ---...
New York Times
STEAD PROPHESIED A VIOLENT DEATH
23rd April 1912
Once Said He Would Never Die in His Bed, but in a Crowd, Struggling --- 2,000 AT MEMORIAL FOR HIM --- Dr. Hillis and J. A. MacDonald Praise Him as an Editor and a Fighter Against War and Social Evils --- More...
Washington Times
NATION MAY RAISE GREAT MEMORIAL TO DISASTER'S HERO
20th April 1912
Whole Country Likely to Be Asked to Contribute to Fund for Monument to Major Butt, Who Gave Life for Others --- An agitation has been started at the White House among the friends of Major Archibald Butt for the erection of a memorial mo...
Newark Evening News
STENGEL TELLS TRAGEDY STORY
19th April 1912
Home with Wife, Depicts Wreck Scenes and Perils of Survivors. ---------- DEATH NEAR, VICTIMS JOKED ---------- Days of suspense had been borne by the family and friends of Mr. and Mrs. C. E. Henry Stengel, of 1075 Broad str...
Worcester Evening Gazette
GAZETTE STAFF MAN ON CARPATHIA'S PIER
19th April 1912
Gives Description of Scenes on Pier Silence Most Oppressive Even Crowd and City Hushed By Homer J. Wheaton Gazette Staff Reporter New York, April 19- News of the Titanics wreck was flashed to the wor...
Hampshire Magazine
DID THIS MAN SURVIVE THREE DAYS IN THE ICY OCEAN?
1980
By far the most exciting story concerning a Titanic crewman has survived through Mrs. Louise Parker of Golden Grove, a surviving daughter of greaser George Prangnell. The story of Prangnell's escape is truly incredible, and is told here in print for ...
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
TO SUE FOR CLOTHES LOST ON TITANIC
23rd April 1912
Baron Alfred von Drachstedt Contemplates Action to Recover for Wardrobe....
TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
Titanic Review
TITANIC IN PHOTOGRAPHS
21st December 2011
Paul Rogers
Paul Rogers reviews a magnificent new volume of Titanic images....
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 ...
THE HART OF THE MATTER
Titanica!
THE HART OF THE MATTER
11th October 2010
Senan Molony
FIREMAN Hart stands on the deck of the Titanic, knowing he has no entitlement to a lifeboat place, and prepares to dieÂ…...
THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2.
Titanica!
THE NORWEGIAN SAILOR ALBERT MOSS SURVIVED THE TITANIC TRAGEDY AS WELL AS WW1 AND WW2.
26th March 2012
Dag Bertelsen
The Norwegian sailor Albert Moss survived both the Titanic disaster and a number of other crucial experiences at sea. The story of his life is now documented in the book Titanic og to verdenskriger (Titanic, W...
RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC
Titanic Review
RACING THROUGH THE NIGHT : OLYMPIC'S ATTEMPT TO REACH TITANIC
17th November 2011
Michael Poirier
The story of Olympic's abortive 350 mile dash to save Titanic....
THE WATCH THAT ENDS THE NIGHT: VOICES FROM THE TITANIC
Titanic Review
THE WATCH THAT ENDS THE NIGHT: VOICES FROM THE TITANIC
29th December 2011
Randy Bryan Bigham
Allan Wolf lyricizes the Titanic in a fact-based, poignant evocation of the 100 year old tragedy...
ALBERT BRIANT 1877-1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
Titanica!
ALBERT BRIANT 1877-1912 A SHORT BIOGRAPHY
14th September 2005
Bryan and Hilary Popple
Albert Briant...
New York Times
$4,427,608 ESTIMATE OF STRAUS ESTATE
11th August 1913
The Figures, However, Are Tentative, as Final Appraisal Has Not Been Filed --- MORE HEARINGS TO BE HELD --- Partial Schedules in the Estate of Benjamin Guggenheim Show Assets of $748,000 --- Edmond E. Wise, head of th...
DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
Titanica!
DEFENDING ERNEST GILL
15th November 2008
Richard Krebes
One night in 1994, at the tender age of 14, I sat glued to the TV watching the superb A&E documentary about the Titanic disaster. Having read and heard little of the Lordite claims about the SS Californian, however, save fo...
ASQUITH AND THE CONSPIRACY TO SINK TITANIC
Titanica!
ASQUITH AND THE CONSPIRACY TO SINK TITANIC
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.” ...
THE LAST OF THE LAST
Titanica!
THE LAST OF THE LAST
25th November 2003
Margaret Mehl
How Masabumi Hosono's Night was Forgotten...
A PV SOLVES A PUZZLE
Titanica!
A PV SOLVES A PUZZLE
13th October 2006
Senan Molony
THE devil is in the detail... and nowhere is that phrase more true than in particular areas of Titanic study. There has been controversy, for instance, over an impression given - to some - by remarks made by Captain James...
New York Times
COL. ASTOR WEDS MADELEINE FORCE
10th September 1911
Early Morning Ceremony at Beechwood, the Bridegroom's Newport Home --- REJECTS CLERICAL CARPENTER --- Dr. Joseph Lambert Officiates in Place of the Rev. Mr. Straight---Colonel for Remarriage Only Once --- Spe...
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
Titanica!
BIRMA'S WIRELESS BEARS WITNESS!
28th December 2006
Senan Molony
Birma from a contemporary postcard (Courtesy of Senan...
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
Titanica!
ON THE TRAIL OF 'LUCKY' TOWER
16th November 2004
Senan Molony
Is this the face of Titanic legend’s most elusive man? ’Lucky Tower’ is the moniker gi...
 
CHINESE SAILORS ON THE TITANIC

Eight sailors from Hong Kong, boarded the Titanic together at Southampton......
SHE ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC
Issaquah Press
SHE ESCAPED FROM THE TITANIC
14th March 1963
Charles C. Kerr
SURVIVOR OF THE TITANIC Mrs. Anna Marie Salmi, Issaquah, holds her oldest and one of her most prized possessions, a night school English class certificate she received in Boston in 1913. She lost all her earlier accumulated belongings except a nightgown in the sinking of the liner Titanic when it hit an iceberg in April 1912....
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...
1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG
Titanica!
1914: MURDOCH SAVES LINER FROM ICEBERG
6th February 2004
Senan Molony
Murdoch, in death, re-wrote the seamanship manual for best practice....
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
Titanica!
THE HIGHEST EXAMPLE LIFE CAN FURNISH
8th June 2013
Michele Albion
Richard Frazar White, Bowdoin College, and the Titanic...
SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
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SEARCHING FOR KIRKLAND
15th February 2006
Robert L. Bracken
Charles Leonard Kirkl...
Titanica!
FURTHER ON THE TRAIL OF MRS FLEGENHEIM
15th April 2016
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Further research on Antoinette Flegenheim(er) first class passenger on the Titanic....
New York Times
SON FOR MRS. ASTOR; NAMED FOR FATHER
15th August 1912
Both Mother and Baby Said to be Very Well, the Child Strong and Well Formed --- ROSES FROM VINCENT ASTOR --- And Many Congratulations from Friends---Baby Is the Sixth John Jacob Astor --- Mrs. Madeleine Force...
Titanica!
TITANIC: FREEBOARD CONTACT WITH THE BERG
14th December 2014
Eugene Nesmeyanov
Shedding new light on how the collision with the iceberg occurred...
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...
Portland Oregonian
MRS. FRANK WARREN DESCRIBES THE TRAGEDY TO THE OREGONIAN
27th April 1912
John Lamoreau
Frank and Anna Warren were the only first class couple from Oregon on the Titanic. Mrs. Warren, who was 60 years of age at the time of the sinking, reported in great detail the horrific events of the tragedy. Her account was published in Orego...
News Tribune
KING OF HOPS: THE LEGACY OF HERMAN KLABER
12th April 2001
Bart Ripp
CURTIS, Lewis County – Come spring in the Boistfort Valley, hops pop up, green and fragrant, in the hay fields. Boistfort Elementary School sits next to a big hay field where hops sprout, searching the sky for support. The only clue to...
HELL-RAISING THE TITANIC
Titanica!
HELL-RAISING THE TITANIC
29th September 2017
Titanic Tales of Murder, bigamy, assault, spying, slavery, child abduction, reckless driving, sedition......
The World Evening Edition (New York)
MORGAN, UNABLE TO EAT, DIES IN ROME; BODY IS TO BE SENT HERE FOR BURIAL
31st March 1913
J. P. MORGAN DIES IN ROME; DELIRIOUS SINCE EASTER --- Unable to Eat or Drink Following Acute Attack of Gastro Enteritis On His Egyptian Tour---Was Seventy-six Years Old --- END CAME SOONER THAN PHYSICIANS...
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 ...
GIANT SHIPS SOON TO JOIN THE ATLANTIC FLEET
New York Times
GIANT SHIPS SOON TO JOIN THE ATLANTIC FLEET
12th December 1909
Olympic and Titanic, Carrying 5,000 People---12,000 Tons Heavier, 50 Feet Longer Than Any Ship Afloat VISITORS to the commercial capital of Ireland by way of the Victoria Channel through Belfast Lough for the first time ca...
Titanica!
LUCKY 13
27th April 2014
Peter Engberg
Why did only 13 second class men passengers survive the sinking of the Titanic?...
 
E. J. SMITH, COPTIC AGROUND AND RIO---TWO OUT OF THREE AIN'T BAD?

Mark Baber
E. J. Smith, Coptic Aground and Rio---Two out of three ain’t bad? There are several standard White Star history volumes which associate E. J. Smith, co...
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...
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
Voyage
CANCELED PASSAGES ABOARD TITANIC
6th April 2008
John P. Eaton
Who Redeemeth Thy Life From Destruction...
MCGOUGH THE KEY?
Titanica!
MCGOUGH THE KEY?
5th September 2008
Senan Molony
THERE’S a Titanic seaman named McGough who is claimed to be a human key to understanding the sequence of lifeboat departures. He’s said to have helped lower lifeboat No. 14 – but to have departed in lifeboat No. 9 on the opposit...
TITANIC TEXT : DEMYSTIFYING HISTORICAL STUDY
Titanica!
TITANIC TEXT : DEMYSTIFYING HISTORICAL STUDY
20th September 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
Internet research tips for beginners From biographies and cultural essays to technical papers and scientific analyses, ET Research at Encyclopedia-Titanica.org is the leading online destination for original, in-depth stu...
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
Titanica!
LORD MERSEY -— OBITER DICTA
13th March 2005
Senan Molony
HERBERT Henry Asquith, British Prime Minister, told the House of Commons at the beginning of May 1912 that the Court of Inquiry to be presided over by Lord Mersey would afford “the best means of arriving at a conclusion...
The Times
THE LOSS OF RMS LEINSTER
12th October 1918
THE SUNK IRISH PACKET DEATH ROLL 451  STERN PROTEST BY MR BALFOUR Further details of the loss of the Royal Mail steamer Leinster, the torpedoing of which was announced yesterday, emph...
Worcester Evening Post
NO HOPE FOR MORE SURVIVORS
16th April 1912
ST. JOHNS , N.F. April 16.- All hope that any of the passengers or members of the crew of the Titanic, other than those on the Carpathia, are alive was abandoned this afternoon. All the steamers which have been cruising in the vi...
EDITH CORSE EVANS
Titanica!
EDITH CORSE EVANS
7th April 2012
Michael Poirier
Portrait of an elusive heroine...
THE MIDDLE WATCH
Titanica!
THE MIDDLE WATCH
16th September 2004
Senan Molony
WHAT follows is the complete ...
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...
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
Titanica!
THE LEFEBVRE FAMILY
5th April 2004
Olivier Mendez
A tribute to a French family who were all lost in the Titanic....
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...
TITANIC II
Titanic News
TITANIC II
19th March 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly attended the recent Titanic II press conference and gala dinner and gives his impressions of Clive Palmer's ambitious project to create a Titanic for the 21st century....
FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
Titanica!
FATHER BROWNE: THE MISSING PHOTOGRAPHS
19th January 2004
Senan Molony
Defamation, anonymity and some missing photographs?...
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...
Titanica!
ERNEST GILL IN AUSTRALIA
29th July 2009
Senan Molony
Judiciously, Ernest Gill journeyed to Australia. The former Californian crewman, a profiteer from the Titanic disaster, plied his seafaring trade Down Under in years thereafter. A do...
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD'
Titanica!
THE FINAL IDENTIFICATION OF THE 'UNKNOWN CHILD'
9th September 2011
Alan Ruffman
The Final Identification of the ‘Unknown Child’ of the TITANIC buried as Body No. 4 on May 4, 1912 in the Fairview Lawn Cemetery of Halifax, Nova Scotia...
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
Titanica!
FACE TO BAREFACE LIAR!
16th January 2012
Senan Molony
A steerage Titanic survivor confronted his own impostor in 1912...
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....
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......
Unknown
LEST WE FORGET
1912
Marie G. Young
by Marie G. Young - A Survivor of the Titanic Miss Marie G. Young, Former Music Teacher at the White House, Rescued From the Titanic, Describes the Sufferings of Some of the Survivors Six months have elapsed since the ...
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
Voyage
THE MYSTERY OF TITANIC'S CENTRAL PROPELLER
5th May 2008
Mark Chirnside
...
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
Titanica!
IMPACT OF TITANIC UPON INTERNATIONAL MARITIME LAW
31st August 2004
Allison Lane
No other shipwreck in history has left such an indelible imprint upon the public consciousness as that of the RMS Titanic. Ninety-two years after her loss, the story of that great liner continues to fascinate peo...
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
Titanica!
LAST LAP OF THE LARGEST
12th February 2010
Senan Molony
APRIL tenth, 1912 – A day tinged with sadness for the RMS Olympic. She put in to New York for the last time as the Ship of Superlatives, or so she thought. The next White Star Line leviathan to dock here wou...
EUGENE DALY - BY HIS DAUGHTER
 
EUGENE DALY - BY HIS DAUGHTER

Marion K. Joyce
Eugene Daly with his wife Lil and their only child Marion (Mary) in 1929. Mary is now a widow, living in Missouri....
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
Titanica!
BERTHE LEROY: TITANIC SURVIVOR
12th July 2004
Olivier Mendez & Michel Leroy
Berthe Leroy, a short biography...
THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
Titanica!
THE WIDENERS: AN AMERICAN FAMILY
11th January 2008
David Whitmire
A Biographical Sketch...
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
Titanica!
RMS CARPATHIA : OUT OF THE DARK OF THE DAWN
11th July 2012
Craig Stringer
When the Carpathia came to the rescue of the survivors of the Titanic, her passengers did all they could to relieve suffering and distress......
 
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...
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
Voyage
WHEN ANIMALS TRAVELLED FIRST CLASS
10th November 2006
Charles A. Haas
Today’s newscasts often feature airline passengers discussing their “being treated just like cattle.” In the late 19th Century, Britain’s White Star Line took the meaning of that phrase to new heights. While we recall 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 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...
New York Times
JOHN JACOB ASTOR WEDS ELLEN FRENCH
1st July 1934
Notables Fill Newport Church for Ceremony Climaxing Weeks of Social Activity --- ONLOOKERS PACK STREETS --- Crowd Delays Both Bride and Bridegroom---Astor's Mother Sits in a Front Pew --- By RUSSELL B. PORTER...
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
Titanica!
LOADED AND THE TRAMP
15th June 2006
Senan Molony
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AT REST - THE MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MISS LILLIAN G. ASPLUND
 
AT REST - THE MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MISS LILLIAN G. ASPLUND
10th May 2006
Shelley Dziedzic
The service for Titanic survivor at the Nordgren Memorial Chapel situated on Lincoln Street, Worcester....
WHEN DID TITANIC TRY FOR HELP?
Titanica!
WHEN DID TITANIC TRY FOR HELP?
7th April 2010
Senan Molony
When did the Titanic transmit her distress signal?...
TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
Titanica!
TITANIC LEGACY OF A PARIS MAID
3rd October 2014
Stuart Kelly
At about 1.10am on the morning of 15 April 1912, lifeboat number 6 was launched from the port side of the RMS Titanic. The passengers and crew escaping the beautiful, doomed ship included some of the ...
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
ET Comment
LET THE RECORD SPEAK FOR ITSELF!
7th December 2006
Senan Molony
THERE is an old adage that the argument is not always about ‘what the argument is about.’ This is a case in point. Three commentators of common interest have decided to fight the validity of Hugh Woolner’s evidence to the US Titan...
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......
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… ...
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
Titanica!
PIECING TOGETHER A TITANIC PUZZLE
21st August 2014
Mike Poirier
The Complex case of Mrs. Cassebeer. Court documents reveal tempestuous marriage....
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
Titanica!
THE REAL JACK DAWSON
11th March 2001
Senan Molony
Jack Dawson was a fictional character but new research reveals fascinating insights into his namesake - one of the most intriguing of Titanic victims....
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...
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
Titanica!
AUCTIONING THE WALLACE HARTLEY TITANIC VIOLIN
7th November 2013
Stuart Kelly
Stuart Kelly describes the excitement and tension of the auction of the most valuable Titanic artefact ever sold....
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
Titanica!
ICEBERG AT THE GOLDEN GATE
12th February 2002
A Perspective on the Life of Dr. Washington Dodge...
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?...
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 service, was launched from the Queen’s Island ya...
BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
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BRUCE ISMAY AND THE RING'S TAUNT
13th January 2001
Senan Molony
As Ismay pushed the brute oar, his eye fell on his ring. The ring inscribed:- Be Mindful....
 
THE TITANIC

Frank Blackmarr
The story of the most awful shipwreck of modern times may not be a pleasant subject for either the relator or the hearers but there is an interest in the details of the loss of the Titanic which warrents me in telling the story. And having been on...
TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
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TITANIC: THE LAST PHOTOGRAPH?
23rd April 2004
Senan Molony
THIS photograph is the last known picture of RMS Titanic on her maiden voyage. It was taken at Crosshaven, Co Cork, Ireland, just after the vessel departed Queenstown. In September 2003, an album of photographs originally ow...
LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
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LIFEBOATS EXTINGUISHED THEIR LIGHTS!
6th December 2011
Senan Molony
Lifeboats from the Titanic extinguished their lights in order not to become attractive beacons for swimmers after the sinking....
ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
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ANTOINETTE FLEGENHEIM - FIRST CLASS PASSENGER ON THE TITANIC
17th June 2012
Gerhard Schmidt-Grillmeier
Research sheds new light on an elusive Titanic survivor......
RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
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RMS TITANIC: A LEGAL UPDATE 1
15th March 2002
Gavin Murphy
Explaining the legal position of the Titanic wreck...
MADAME LUCILE: A LIFE IN STYLE
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MADAME LUCILE: A LIFE IN STYLE
29th April 2003
Randy Bryan Bigham
The following is an excerpt from the prologue of Lucile - Her Life by Design, Randy Bigham's pending biography of Lucy, Lady Duff Gordon (1863-1935), the renowned Edw...
TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
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TORONTO'S TITANIC SURVIVORS
28th July 2012
Jason D. Tiller
We all know that the R.M.S. Titanic set sail on her maiden voyage from Southampton, England on April 10th, 1912 bound for New York via Cherbourg, France and Queenstown (now Cobh), Ireland, and that she struck an iceberg on Apri...
WILLIAM J. MELLORS
Voyage
WILLIAM J. MELLORS
26th March 2008
Robert L. Bracken
A survivor emerges from the mists of time....
BIODETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
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BIODETERIORATION OF THE RMS TITANIC
28th January 2001
Roy Cullimore & Lori Johnston
How marine organism activity will lead to the eventual destruction of the Titanic...
 
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...
WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
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WILLIAM LOGAN GWINN: LETTERS TO FLORENCE
29th March 2012
Ted Robinson
A unique collection of letters and postcards sheds light on the domestic life of one the RMS Titanic's Sea Post Clerk William Logan Gwinn....
RMS TITANIC: THE FUNERALS, MEMORIALS AND LEGACY OF THE LOST PASSENGERS AND HER CREW
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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 ...
A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
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A HOLY GRAIL - THE MISSING DEPOSITIONS
6th May 2004
Senan Molony
THERE is an undiscovered Titanic out there… one that may hold greater meaning than relocated rust at the bottom of the North Atlantic. The lost Titanic arguably resides in 138 crew depositions of the subjective truth of...
BASTION OF MASCULINITY
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BASTION OF MASCULINITY
23rd June 2015
Stijn Bammens
The Last Enjoyable Hours in the Titanic's First-Class Smoking Room...
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TITANIC : TIME ALTERED
2nd June 2010
David G. Brown
Nothing is more confusing about Titanic than understanding the time at which events took place....
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RE-OPENING TITANIC'S CAN OF WORMS
14th September 2017
Jim Currie
Unravelling Titanic Navigation Problems...
 
CHARLES HERBERT LIGHTOLLER
13th June 2005
Pat Winship
Lightoller biography...
12.45AM - A TIME TO GO!
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12.45AM - A TIME TO GO!
10th March 2008
Senan Molony
WHAT time did the first lifeboat depart the Titanic? Many will immediately offer: ‘12.45am.’ But thi...
LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
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LIFE'S DECOR: A BIOGRAPHY OF HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE
23rd December 2005
Randy Bryan Bigham
“When beauty assails, reason has no part.” –– HELEN CHURCHILL CANDEE ...
 
TITANIC
1912
Filson Young
The classic text of Titanic by Filson Young...
THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
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THE LAST LOG OF THE TITANIC
31st January 2001
David G. Brown
A reevaluation of the fatal collision....