March 27 – July 26, 2012 Location: DiMenna Children’s History Museum, New-York Historical Society Exhibitions

The installation will include Washington Dodge’s handwritten eyewitness account of the ship’s sinking; a bronze medal presented to Arthur Rostron, captain of the Carpathia, for his heroic rescue of Titanic survivors; a Marié miniature depicting a survivor, Mrs. John Borland Thayer, whose husband died on the Titanic, but whose son survived; and a photographic portrait of Isidor Straus, owner of H.R. Macy & Co., and his wife, Ida, who perished together.


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