Echoes of the Titanic : Slideshow

A Program of Music and Stories on Sunday, April 15 at 12 pm

Friday, April 13, 2012

Courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera Archives
The program from the April 29, 1912, benefit performance at the Metropolitan Opera House for families of victims of the Titanic disaster.
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President Taft and the Duke and Duchess of Connaught.
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Written on the bottom right: "To the memory of the musicians of the Titanic by Henry Hutt."
Courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera Archives
On the right, a reproduction of the commemorative post card that was sold.
Courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera Archives
Courtesy of the Metropolitan Opera Archives
Capt. Rostrum and the S.S. Carpathia.
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'Women and Children First' by T.H. Hény.
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Sketches by John B. Thayer, Jr., from one of the Titanic's life rafts.

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