Elizabeth Barrett Rothschild


On April 15, 1912, the largest ship of its day, the Titanic, struck an iceberg and sank in the frigid waters of the North Atlantic. Among the 700 survivors plucked from the icy waters that fateful night was Elizabeth Rothschild of Watkins Glenn.

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