April 15th, 1912: Titanic Kept Afloat, Being Towed to Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Washington Times on April 15th, 1912

This was the front page of the Washington Times in the evening of Monday, April 15th, 1912. It’s rather haunting seeing this today, over a hundred years later. Many Washingtonians likely went to bed thinking things would probably be fine with the Titanic (and D.C.’s famous resident and White House aide, Archibald Butt).

The Washington Times on April 15th, 1912

The Washington Times on April 15th, 1912

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