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Titanic Hero Robert Hopkins Honored with Tombstone – Part Two

May 30, 2016

The world’s most famous ship, the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and sank on the night of April 14th, 1912. The ship contained 20 lifeboats, which would have been enough for at least half of the 2228 people on board, but not even that many were saved. A total of 705 survivors were taken aboard the RMS […]

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Titanic Hero Robert Hopkins Honored with Tombstone – Part One

May 30, 2016

The night that the RMS Titanic struck and iceberg, and began to sink, not a whole lot of people knew what was going on. The senior officers on the bridge knew the Titanic was sinking, and some of them had been right there on the bridge when the rivets and metal plates scraped against the iceberg. As the ship […]

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Titanic Pigeon Forge Museum Honors Titanic Musicians with Special Gallery

May 30, 2016

The RMS Titanic sank into the frigid waters of the North Atlantic over 104 years ago. While everyone focuses on the victims of the disaster, and rightly so with over 1500 of them, but there was a lot of things that happened that night that deserve as much as attention. One important aspect of the sinking […]

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104th Anniversary of Titanic Sinking: Facts You May Not Know- Part Three

April 30, 2016

On the morning of April 15, 1912, the RMS Titanic sank to the bottom of the North Atlantic ocean. The ship was on her way from Southampton, England to New York City, and she carried a total of 2,228 people consisting of both passengers and crew.  While on the long journey, the passengers had the time […]

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104th Anniversary of Titanic Sinking: Facts You May Not Know- Part Two

April 30, 2016

On April 15th, 1912, the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg, sank below the waves, and took over 1500 people to the bottom of the ocean. Every April 15th, the world remembers the once beatufiul ship, that only sailed for a total of four days. However, the ship itself is legendary, and even though Titanic was only around […]

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Meals On the Titanic: Interesting Foods For Every Class Part Three

March 31, 2016

For the passengers in Third Class, traveling on board the RMS Titanic must have seemed like a dream come true. A lot of the passengers were entire families that had decided to sell all they owned, say goodbye to their friends, and climb onto the famous ship to head to America for a better life. Many […]

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Meals On the Titanic: Interesting Foods For Every Class Part Two

March 31, 2016

One of the most important things that humans have to do is eat meals. Without food three times a day, the human body would not survive for more than a few days.  However, there are some people that take their meals very seriously, and turn fine dining into an experience that people gladly pay for. […]

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9 Titanic Drawings That Inspire Fear – Part Two

February 29, 2016

There is no more powerful way for anyone to express themselves then through the power of art. The old saying, “a picture is worth a thousand words, was absolutely right, and those words may go beyond a thousand when it involves something tragic, like the sinking of what was deemed an unsinkable ship, and over […]

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9 Titanic Drawings That Inspire Fear – Part One

February 22, 2016

Back in 1912, there was no such thing as social media. These days, whenever something happens, people armed with their camera phones are quick to whip them out and record video or take photos of the incident.  In the days before social media, people who were witnesses to disaster, often spoke to the media, who […]

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Portrait of Titanic Survivor and Suffragette Elsie Bowerman Goes To Auction

January 31, 2016

On the night of April 14, 1912, a young man named Robert Hitchens was on the bridge steering the gigantic ship. At 1140, there was the sound of three bells, and suddenly the bridge on the phone started to ring. The call was from the crow’s nest, it was answered, and what was said was […]

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Is Titanic Artifact A Fake?

December 16, 2015

Back in July of this year, there was a discovery made in Spain that had the whole world incredibly excited. What was found was a Titanic  plaque that had not been seen since the sinking of the ship, and students of the ship were excited to see this remarkable piece of history. The artifact, a plaque […]

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