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Photo of the Week: Titanic life boats!

Titanic life boats

This photograph shows lifeboats carrying Titanic survivors to safety after the ship hit an iceberg.  You can find this photo and other equally historic ones in this experimental set of pictures in NINES, which links to the LOC Commons in Flickr.  This collection allows users to add their own corrections, historical background, and general comments, guaranteeing an interesting scholarly experience for all viewers.

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