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1912 TITANIC *Worlds Largest Ship* KENNEDY HALF DOLLAR
1912 TITANIC *Worlds Largest Ship* KENNEDY HALF DOLLAR
On April 10, 1912, the Titanic, largest ship
afloat, left Southampton, England on her maiden voyage to New York City. The
White Star Line had spared no expense in assuring her luxury. A legend even
before she sailed, her passengers were a mixture of the world's wealthiest
basking in the elegance of first class accommodations and immigrants packed into
steerage. She was touted as the safest ship ever built, so safe that she carried only 20
lifeboats - enough to provide accommodation for only half her 2,200 passengers
and crew. This discrepancy rested on the belief that since the ship's
construction made her "unsinkable," her lifeboats were necessary only to rescue
survivors of other sinking ships. Additionally, lifeboats took up valuable deck
space. Four days into her journey, at 11:40 P.M. on the night of April 14, she
struck an iceberg. The collision was fatal and the icy water
soon poured through the ship.
It became obvious that many would not find safety in a lifeboat. As the forward portion of the ship
sank deeper, passengers scrambled to the stern. John Thayer witnessed the
sinking from a lifeboat. "We could see groups of the almost fifteen hundred
people still aboard, clinging in clusters or bunches, like swarming bees; only
to fall in masses, pairs or singly, as the great after part of the ship, two
hundred and fifty feet of it, rose into the sky, till it reached a sixty-five or
seventy degree angle." The great ship slowly slid beneath the waters two hours
and forty minutes after the collision. It is was and still is the most
famous ship in the world!
- Authentic Colorization
- Genuine legal tender struck by the U.S.
- Genuine U.S. Mint
- VERY LIMITED
these coins are GENUINE & AUTHENTIC U.S. Government Kennedy Half
Dollars struck with a GENUINE & AUTHENTIC Colorization Process
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