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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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The Titanic Telegram Part Two of Two

November 29, 2015

The morning of April 15, 1912, the Royal Mail Steam ship, Titanic was in trouble. At approximately 11:40 pm, there were two men in the crow’s nest, Frederick Fleet and Reginald Lee. The two young men were ordered to keep a sharp eye out for icebergs, growlers, and field ice. However, the night was an unusual […]

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The Titanic Telegram Part One of Two

November 18, 2015

On April 15, 1912, the RMS Titanic  struck an iceberg and began a slow sink into the frigid waters of the North Atlantic.  Aboard this majestic ship was over 2200 people, who were both passengers and crew, but the danger was not immediately known except for a handful of men on the bridge.  What was so […]

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Titanic Cracker Goes Up for Auction and Sells

October 31, 2015

When the RMS Titanic sailed in 1912, the ship carried enough provisions for the 2200 people to be onboard the ship for a period of up to seven days. The cargo list for the ship was quite impressive, and only the best foods and drinks were available to accommodate the gourmet palates of even the richest […]

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Rare Titanic Pictures For Every Titanic Enthusiast- Part Two

October 24, 2015

On April 14, 1912, the world’s biggest ship, the RMS Titanic, struck an iceberg, and two hours and 40 minutes later, sank to the bottom of the North Atlantic with over 1500 people with her.  The lovely lady lay silently at the bottom of the ocean for 73 years before a man named Dr. Robert Ballard, […]

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Titanic Facts That Will Blow You Away- Part One

August 23, 2015

The RMS Titanic struck an iceberg, and sank to the bottom of the North Atlantic, on the night of April 14, 1912. Even though she has been gone for 103 years, there are still news stories that are coning out about the great ship every single day.  Despite the amount of time that has passed since Titanic went […]

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Family Guy Cartoon Takes On the Titanic Sinking

February 12, 2015

The Titanic has been portrayed dozens of times in movie, whether it is in movies, television, or even cartoon form. However, before the Titanic was found in 1985, it was quite common for anything about the big magnificent ship to be wrong, and those that devote their lives to the study of Titanic were used to the fact […]

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Titanic Drawing Scene Haunts Kate Winslet Almost 17 Years After Titanic Movie

April 5, 2014

In 1997, the James Cameron movie Titanic came out. There had been a lot of hype surrounding the movie, and finally after more than one delay, the movie was finally released. The movie starred Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio, and was an instant box-office success. The majority of the movie was carried by Kate Winslet, […]

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Titanic 2 – Myth or Reality?

January 30, 2014

In 2012, an Australian billionaire named Clive Palmer announced to the world that he was going to build a “near replica” of the most famous ship in the world, the RMS Titanic.  Palmer also claimed that he was going to make the class situation exactly like it was in 1912, and that the three different […]

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