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Sinking of the Titanic (1912)

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  • Titanic violin auction price of $1.44 million sinks previous records

    Titanic violin auction price of $1.44 million sinks previous records
    LONDON -- The violin believed to have belonged to the bandleader on the Titanic fetched nearly $1.45 million at auction Saturday, becoming far and away the most expensive piece of memorabilia associated with the ocean liner ever to be sold.
  • Titanic violin found: Instrument recovered in attic bears message

     
    The violin of the Titanic bandleader, who played as he and bandmates went down with the ship, has been recovered, ...

    Caldecott, Newbery Medals awarded by American Library Assn.

    Caldecott, Newbery Medals awarded by American Library Assn.
    The American Library Assn. announced its 2013 book award winners Monday at its annual national conference, held this year in Seattle. While the best-known awards are the John Newbery Medal and the Caledecott Medal, there are dozens of awards, each of...

    Titanic violinist Wallace Hartley remembered

     
    The 100th anniversary of the sinking of the RMS Titanic brought an outpouring of tributes and remembrance. The 1912 tragedy claimed the lives of more than 1500 passengers and crew who drowned or died in the icy waters of the Atlantic. Among the casualties...

    Titanic timeline

    Titanic timeline
    May 31, 1911: Titanic, part of the White Star Line, is launched in Belfast, Northern Ireland; interior work begins soon after. April 10, 1912: Titanic leaves from Southampton, England, on its maiden voyage under the command of Capt. Edward J. Smith but...