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Titanic - #17

Trunk #17


  • Great shipwrecks 1000 piece puzzle
  • Stuffed animal – Daisy the Titanic bear
  • Parasol
  • One wicker rug beater
  • Victorian shoe
  • Yellow/purple /white Victorian girl’s dress and hat
  • Girl’s bloomers
  • Boy gray sailor outfit based on actual boy’s photo from Titanic
  • Ladies white fan
  • Old scrapbook of pressed flowers and cards

Learning center boxes:

1. Pink box containing

  • “Chain Your Child to a Table Leg’” - one idea of early child care when women had to go work in factory
  • Sequined evening bag
  • Pair of ladies’ gloves
  • Embroidered handkerchief
  • Two antique glass medicine bottles
  • Titanic pencil sharpener
  • Titanic box with figurines inside

2. Campaign buttons and student questions (6)

3. Black wicker box:

  • Old photographs with questions
  • Titanic postcards (12)
  • Laminated cards with captions
  • Old greeting cards (3)  


  • Titanic by Victoria Sherrow
  • 882 & a 1/2 Amazing Answers the Your Questions about the Titanic by Hugh Brewster and Laurie Coulter
  • Inside the Titanic by Ken Marschall
  • Titanic: an illustrated History by Don Lynch
  • Titanic: the Ship of Dreams by Duncan Crosbie (pop-up book)
  • Titanic Names: A Complete List of the Passengers and Crew by Lee W. MerIdith
  • Polar the Titanic Bear by Daisy Corning Stone Spedden
  • The Sinking of the Titanic: 1912 Survivor Accounts edited by Bruce M. Caplan
  • Titanic Collectors Guide from the museum
  • On Board the Titanic by Shelby Tanaka
  • Titanic: The Long Night by Diane Hoh
  • Exploring the Titanic by Robert D. Mallard
  • If You Lived 100 Years Ago by Ann McGovern
  • All Stations Distress by Don Brown
  • Titanic: Ghosts of the Abyss
  • Heroes of the Titanic by Ann Marie Welch
  • Titanic Book One: Unsinkable by Gordon Korman
  • Titanic Book Two: Collision Course by Gordon Korman
  • Titanic Book Three: S.O.S. by Gordon Korman

112 survivor cards from museum with laminated lists of survivor cards in beige box         

Red plastic museum sack


DVDs – “ Titanic: The Legend Lives On (2)

                 “Titanic: Death of a Dream”

VCR tapes:  “Titanic: Death of a Dream”

                      “Titanic: The Legend Lives On”


Titanic: The Official Story, April 14-15, 1912 (set of primary source documents)

Notebook of magazines and information

2 laminated issues of April 16, 1912 Joplin News Herald of Titanic sinking

2 Laminated clothing ads

4 laminated sheets on fan and handkerchief fliratations`


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