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Arthur Rostron Autograph Sells for over $2,000 at Nate D. Sanders

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Arthur Rostron Autograph Sold

Sir Arthur Rostron was the captain of the RMS Carpathia, the ship that rescued survivors of the RMS Titanic. The Carpathia was traveling between New York and Croatia when they received news that the Titanic had struck an iceberg. He is known for tirelessly attempting to make it to the Titanic before sinking. The Carpathia was about 58 miles away, and despite traveling at full speed toward the disaster, wasn’t able to make until 3.5 hours later. Captain Rostron received a Congressional Gold Medal for his life saving efforts.

We have sold an Arthur Rostron autograph at auction for $2,013. Lot details are below.

Very Scarce RMS Carpathia Captain Arthur Rostron Handwritten Letter — While on That Ship Just One Month Before He Rescued the Titanic!

Scarce autograph letter signed by Captain Arthur Rostron of the RMS Carpathia, the famed ship that rescued nearly half of the Titanic survivors. This letter is especially unique as it’s dated one month before the wreck of the Titanic. Datelined “R.M.S. Carpathia / N.Y. 3-6-12 / 10am”, letter reads in full, “Dear Sir: Just a line to thank you for your letter – I am really very busy two minutes even to myself. Yours truly, A.H. Rostron.” Letter is written upon a 5.5″ x 3.5″ card. Writing is still bold, overall in near fine condition. Sold for $2,013.

Arthur Rostron autograph

Very Scarce RMS Carpathia Captain Arthur Rostron Handwritten Letter. Click to enlarge.

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