18 Rare Titanic Photos From Before And After The Sinking.

Blog By Hazel  |  23-02-18

Revealing new perspectives on a tragedy you've never seen before.

In The Making.

In The Making.

It is still in the making, at Belfast, on May 31, 1911.


Under Construction.

Under Construction.

In this picture, it is under construction as yet!


Ready To Be Launched.

Ready To Be Launched.

The Titanic is all ready to be launched!


The Sea Trial.

The Sea Trial.

Titanic leaving Belfast for sea trials on April 2, 1912.


The Titanic's Sister Ship.

The Titanic's Sister Ship.

The Olympic, the Titanic's sister ship, docked in New York City on the same day that the Titanic left Southampton, England.


The Iceberg.

The Iceberg.

This is the iceberg that is suspected of having sunk the Titanic. It was photographed by the chief steward of the liner Prinz Adalbert on the morning of April 15, 1912, just a few miles south of where the Titanic went down.


The Last Lifeboat.

The Last Lifeboat.

It is the last lifeboat off the Titanic.


The Mounted Pictures.

The Mounted Pictures.

These five pictures are of: the wireless operator on board receiving a distress call; lifeboats bringing the Titanic's survivors to the Carpathia, and Capt. Smith of the Titanic.


The Lifeboats.

The Lifeboats.

Here, the lifeboats are on the way to the Carpathia.


The Tugboat.

The Tugboat.

A tugboat on its way to meet the Carpathia.


The Survivors.

The Survivors.

Here, the survivors of the Titanic are safely boarding the Carpathia.


The Crowd waiting for their loved ones to arrive.

The Crowd waiting for their loved ones to arrive.

A crowd gathers to await the arrival of the Titanic's survivors.


Another Picture Of The Anxious Crowd.

Another Picture Of The Anxious Crowd.

It was a totally chaotic situation!


Charlotte Collyer and Marjorie.

Charlotte Collyer and Marjorie.

Mrs Charlotte Collyer with her daughter Marjorie, both of whom survived the disaster.


The Orphaned French Boys.

The Orphaned French Boys.

These two little boys, Michel (age four) and Edmond Navratil (age two) boarded the ship with their father, who assumed the name, Louis Hoffman. Hoffman did not survive. This photo was taken before the orphans were properly identified.


A Young Family Of Survivors.

A Young Family Of Survivors.

This young family had survived the Titanic tragedy!


Presenting a trophy Cup to the Captain.

Presenting a trophy Cup to the Captain.

Mrs J.J. Brown, posthumously known as The Unsinkable Molly Brown is here presenting a trophy cup award to Carpathia Captain Arthur Henry Roston for his service in the rescue of the Titanic.


The Baseball Game to Raise Funds For Titanic Survivors.

The Baseball Game to Raise Funds For Titanic Survivors.

Over 14,000 people attended a Yankees vs. Giants baseball game to raise funds for the RMS Titanic survivors.








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