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Head of the Titanic Memorial

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This looks like a rough draft for the head of the Titanic Memorial in Washington DC which was dedicated in May of 1931, roughly 19 years after the sinking of the Titanic. The title is simply "The hea ... show more

This looks like a rough draft for the head of the Titanic Memorial in Washington DC which was dedicated in May of 1931, roughly 19 years after the sinking of the Titanic. The title is simply "The head for 'the Titanic'". The Memorial was dedicated to the men of the Titanic who gave up their places on the lifeboats to women and children.

Head for "Titanic"
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
  • Title from unverified data provided by the Bain News Service on the negatives or caption cards.
  • Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
  • General information about the Bain Collection is available at http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.ggbain
  • Bain Collection
  • Glass negatives.
Bain News Service, publisher

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Photo provided courtesy of the United States Library of Congress.