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"Titanic" sunk.... "Carpathia" with "Titanic" survivors....
Item # 177655
April 27, 1912
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, April 27, 1912 The front page of this issue is a photo of "Some of the Pitiful Seven Hundred. A boatload of the "Titanic's" survivors just before they were succored by the 'Carpathia' ".
This issue is in two parts. The first part has an illustration of "'The Wise Custom Which Limits the President to Two Terms Regards The Substance and Not the Form.' -- T. R., November 8, 1904" by Kemble. The double page illustration is called "The Promotion of Colonel Upton Upon the Field of Battle" by Sidney H. Riesenberg and much more.
The second part of this issue is titled "The "Titanic" Disaster" and has a photo of "Out of the Jaws of Death." There is an article of "The True Story of the Disaster" by William Inglis and photos of "Some of Those Who Returned." There is a double page illustration called "The Sinking of the "Titanic"" which was "Drawn from Descriptions of Eye-Witnessess by L. A. Shafer. There are also photos of "When the "Carpathia" Came In" and much more.
Other advertisements of the day are included as well, helping to portray life at the turn of the century.
Category: Harper's Weekly