[TITANIC] Marconi message: 18. Olympic to Parisian 5-1/2 x 8 in.(14 x 20 cm.)
Lot 2251
TITANIC DISASTER—MARCONI MESSAGE #18. Typed Marconi message from the R.M.S. Olympic radio log book, 1 p, oblong 8vo (140 x 200 mm), New York, April 15, 1912, 12:25 p.m. EST, sent from the Olympic to the Parisian in response to the previous lot, asking if a particular path to the Titanic's location is free of ice and if they have the boat's correct location, in full:
US$ 1,000 - 2,000
£600 - 1,200
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TITANIC DISASTER—MARCONI MESSAGE #18.
Typed Marconi message from the R.M.S. Olympic radio log book, 1 p, oblong 8vo (140 x 200 mm), New York, April 15, 1912, 12:25 p.m. EST, sent from the Olympic to the Parisian in response to the previous lot, asking if a particular path to the Titanic's location is free of ice and if they have the boat's correct location, in full: "Many THANKS FOR MESSAGE CAN WE STEER TO 41.22 N 50.14 W FROM WESTWARD AND THEN NORTH TO TITANIC FAIRLY FREE FROM ICE WE ARE DUE THERE AT MIDNIGHT SHOULD APPRECIATE TITANIC CORRECT POSITION IF YOU CAN GIVE IT ME / (signed) Haddock," framed.
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