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Titanic Survivor Stuart Collett

Stuart Collett, a survivor of the Titanic sinking. This photo was taken April 19, 1912 - just 4 days after the disaster. Mr Collett was on lifeboat 9. It is said that he was a divinity student trave ... show more

Stuart Collett, a survivor of the Titanic sinking. This photo was taken April 19, 1912 - just 4 days after the disaster. Mr Collett was on lifeboat 9. It is said that he was a divinity student traveling to visit his brother in the US and that he got on boat 9 by (falsely) claiming that he was accompanying two girls. He returned to the UK and died in 1941.

[Stuart Collett; survivor of the TITANIC]
1 photographic print.
  • Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item.
  • Photo by Bain.
  • George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress).
  • Caption card tracings: Shelf.
  • Bain Collection
  • Photographic prints--1910-1920.
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