I am sure you are all aware that it is the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic this year! What a great opportunity to use primary sources, creative writing and even science around a topic that inspires curiosity in all of us! My kiddos are so into the Titanic that I have been…
RMS Titanic, Inc, a subsidiary of Premier Exhibitions, Inc. serves as the exclusive steward of RMS Titanic which tragically sank on April 15, 1912. The Company is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the Ship, wreck site and all her passengers and crew through educational , historical, scientific and conservation based programs.
Artifacts recovered from Titanic auctioned
A Gimbal lamp is seen among artifacts recovered from the RMS Titanic wreck site at a press preview of a Titanic artifact auction at the Intrepid Sea, Air Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. On April 11, 2012, the 100th anniversary of the maiden voyage of the Titanic, Guernsey's will auction the complete collection of more than 5,000 artifacts recovered from the Titanic wreck site. (Mario Tama, Getty Images)
Artifacts recovered from the Titanic wreckage
Artifacts ranging from clothing to watches recovered from the Titanic over the years have been auctioned off or put on display in one of many museums around the world.