The launching of the Titanic
This is a photo of the launching of the Titanic, said to be taken May 31, 1911 at Harland & Wolff in Belfast, Northern Ireland. While the Titanic was far from finished, this was her first time floating. Look at the propeller in proportion to the workers in the background.
- Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item.
- George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
- Bain Collection
- Photographic prints--1910-1920.