Robert Ballard, professor of oceanography at the University of Rhode Island, points to images of the wreck of the Titanic at an exhibition in the Belfast Building, Northern Ireland. Ballard and his research team discovered the wreck of the Titanic in
Captain Arthur Rostron and under officers of RMS Carpathia (Cunard), with loving cup presented to him by survivors of wreck of RMS Titanic (White Star Line), 12 April 1912 in recognition of his heroism in the rescue.
The company: The White Star Line logo is seen on a bowl recovered from the Titanic wreck site at the opening of a new exhibition called "The Titanic and Liverpool, the untold story" March at the Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool, England.
Third Class passengers on Titanic. Samuel and Emma were solidly middle class, but there were many such people "traveling third" on Titanic that voyage. They were looking forward to the trip; a week or more before sailing Samuel had sent a postcard to his son: Neither Samuel's nor Emma's remains were identified in the aftermath of the disaster.