Lifevest, R.M.S. Titanic

Improved "Overhead" Pattern Lifevest, R.M.S. Titanic
Unidentified maker, England, ca 1911
Gift of the McLellan Family
1988.47.01

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This life vest, presumably from the Titanic, was acquired by Edwin Clay McLellan, an undertaker sent to Halifax, Nova Scotia for the purpose of preparing the hundreds of bodies recovered from the wreck for burial.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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