TITANIC lifeboats nearing the CARPATHIA  family photo

TITANIC lifeboats nearing the CARPATHIA

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Two lifeboats from the Titanic making their way to the SS Carpathia and rescue. The Carpathia took on all survivors and sailed to New York. TITANIC life boats on way to CARPATHIA Photo related to the ... show more

Two lifeboats from the Titanic making their way to the SS Carpathia and rescue. The Carpathia took on all survivors and sailed to New York.

TITANIC life boats on way to CARPATHIA
1 negative : glass ; 5 x 7 in. or smaller.
Photo related to the disaster of the RMS TITANIC, which struck an iceberg in April 1912 and sank, killing more than 1,500 people. Photo possibly taken by passenger J.W. Barker. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008)
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  • Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
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  • Bain Collection
  • Glass negatives.
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