2. Artifacts recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York, NY. The 100th anniversary of the maiden voyage of the Titanic is upon us and Guernsey’s will auction the complete collection of more than 5,000 artifacts recovered from the Titanic wreck site. 4. Curator Dawn Littler holds the only known surviving first class ticket from the Titanic, at the Merseyside Maritime Museum in Liverpool England. The ticket, which belonged to Reverend Stuart Holden, is on display at the exhibition “Titanic and Liverpool: The Untold Story,” which marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the ship. Reverend Holden cancelled his trip aboard the Titanic after his wife fell ill the day before they were due to set sail. A portrait of the Reverend Holden is seen at rear
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