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      " Mrs. J.J. Brown [The Unsinkable Molly Brown], presenting trophy cup to Captain Arthur Henry Rostron, for his service in the rescue of the Titanic." May 29th, c.1912. Rostron was the commander of the RMS Carpathia, the ship that rescued the survivors of the Titanic.

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      Captain Arthur Henry Rostron is presented with an award by Margaret Brown, a survivor of the RMS Titanic sinking who later came to be known as “The Unsinkable Molly Brown,” in this undated photo. Rostron was honored for his efforts as commander of the RMS Carpathia, which rescued many of the Titanic survivors from the north Atlantic Ocean and ferried them to safety in New York.

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