Not all the secrets went down with the ship on April 15, 1912.

Now, 100 years after it sank that fateful day, some of the Titanic’s mysteries and intrigue will be revealed in our new historic collections.

Our new Titanic Collection reveals a story 1,517 people didn’t live to tell.

Discover fascinating details about passengers and crew who sailed aboard the doomed ship in our new Titanic Collection. From occupations, names and ages of those who bought a coveted ticket to death records and coroner’s inquest files of those who lost their lives, you’ll find a story both tragic and heroic. You might even find your own connection to the most famous maritime disaster in history.

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