Profit or preservation? Debate rages over Titanic treasures

18 Feb 2012 11:19 AM | Anonymous

Profit or preservation? Debate rages over Titanic treasures
By Ty Steele KVAL News Published: Feb 17, 2012 
 
EUGENE, Ore. -- The Titanic captivated the world when it sank in 1912. And it’s continued to fascinate for generations. Now, $200 million-worth of Titanic treasures are up for auction April 15thundefined100 years to the day after the ship set sail.

But as the centennial approaches, a Eugene archaeologist, said he strongly objects to the removal and auction of the artifacts from the ship.

http://www.kval.com/news/local/Titanic-treasures-on-the-auction-block-139554238.html

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