Blog By Helma | 22-03-18
20 Photos That You'll Have To Look At Twice To Fully Understand
It is still in the making, at Belfast, on May 31, 1911.
In this picture, it is under construction as yet!
The Titanic is all ready to be launched!
Titanic leaving Belfast for sea trials on April 2, 1912.
The Olympic, the Titanic's sister ship, docked in New York City on the same day that the Titanic left Southampton, England.
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.
It is the last lifeboat off the Titanic.
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.
Here, the lifeboats are on the way to the Carpathia.
A tugboat on its way to meet the Carpathia.
Here, the survivors of the Titanic are safely boarding the Carpathia.
A crowd gathers to await the arrival of the Titanic's survivors.
It was a totally chaotic situation!
Mrs Charlotte Collyer with her daughter Marjorie, both of whom survived the disaster.
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.
This young family had survived the Titanic tragedy!
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.
Over 14,000 people attended a Yankees vs. Giants baseball game to raise funds for the RMS Titanic survivors.