The launching of the Titanic

Photo Details

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.
at Harland & Wolff Heavy Industries, Belfast, Northern Ireland United Kingdom
  • Photographic prints--1910-1920.
  • 1 photographic print.
  • Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item.
  • George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).


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