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1,340 Perish As Titanic Sinks (1912)

(From the New York Tribune – April 16, 1912)

Only 886, Mostly Women and Children, Rescued

Wireless from Olympic’s Captain Gives News and Weeping Women Gather at White Star Offices to Learn Fate of Relatives – 1,323 Passengers on Ship and Crew of 890… 1,569 more words


A Newlywed Couple's Titanic Journey

Three brothers from Belgium, anxious to seek their fortunes in America, heard about unclaimed land in Montana and decided to emigrate in 1901. Guillaume, Emanuel, and Jacques De Messemaeker settled between Tampico and Vandalia, Montana. 262 more words


One Mother's Story

Leah Rosen met Samuel Aks while living in London. They were both Jewish and both from Warsaw, Poland. The two were soon married, and Samuel worked as a tailor but was barely able to make a living. 467 more words


Carpathia Credit Union AGM set for January 25

Carpathia Credit Union will hold its 76th annual general meeting on Sunday, January 25 at 2 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Canad Inns Garden City, 2100 McPhillips St in Winnipeg.


An Irishwoman's Tale of Survival

Anna Katherine Kelly left her home in Cuilmullagh, County Mayo, Ireland at the age of 20 and boarded the Titanic at Queenstown as a third class passenger. 296 more words


Manhattan’s Pier 55 to Get Massive Makeover

What was once the landing point for Titanic survivors on the Carpathia will soon become a refuge of another sort as a respite from the concrete jungle. 481 more words