Note, all facts about the Titanic:
The largest and finest steam ship in the world on her maiden voyage loaded with a human freight of over 2,300 souls - she collided with a huge iceberg 600 miles southeast of Halifax at 11:40 PM Sunday, April 14, 1912, and sank two and a half hours, carrying over 1,600 of her passengers and crew with her.
Captain E.J. Smith of the ill-fated giant of the sea a brave and seasoned commander who was carried to his death with his last and greatest ship
April 12 1912
Found in "George Washington Carver" by Anne Terry White. Published by Random House, 1953.
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