On Tuesday, April 16, 1912, The New York Times reported the sinking of the White Star luxury liner Titanic, one of the most studied disasters of the 20th century. This vinyl collectors' portfolio includes a miniature, official reproduction of the paper's front page and two genuine U.S. 1912 coins: a wheat penny and a Liberty Head nickelthe last year the Liberty Head nickel was struck for circulation. The Titanic disaster has captured the public’s imagination for a century, and with the centennial of the event in 2012, collectibles and memorabilia are more popular than ever.
My husband collects coins, he was pleased that I got 2 of them for him. He and I both have a special interest in the Titanic. We are from Leadville, CO where the unsinkable Moly Brown met ( she never allowed anyone to call her Moly by the way)and married her husband.
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