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Facsimile of Daily Sketch of April 16, 1912, Reporting the Titanic Disaster

Inventory Number: 96891
Object Type:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/539
Brief Description: Facsimile of Daily Sketch from 16 April, 1912, including breaking news of Titanic disaster. The numerous reports were conflicting but this is understandable as the Daily Sketch was one of the first newspapers to report the disaster.
Primary Inscriptions: "Printed and Published by E. HULTON and CO., LIMITED, London and Manchester. - TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 1912." printed on lower section of rear page. "DISASTER TO TITANIC ON HER MAIDEN VOYAGE" headline on front page.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2004.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Paper.


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