Fireside History Season 2 Episode 2 ”Built by the Irish, Sunk by the British: Wilkes-Barre’s Connection to the Titanic”
In episode 2 of season 2 of Fireside History presented by the Luzerne County Historical Society, Mark Riccetti, Jr. and Michael Ward talk about how the ship of dreams became a nightmare for passengers with a Luzerne County connection. The Thomas's, the Frauenthal's, and a newlywed couple were on their way to Wilkes-Barre when the R.M.S. Titanic hit an Iceberg in April of 1912. Sit by the Fireside and listen to their stories in "Built by the Irish, Sunk by the British: Wilkes-Barre's Connection to the Titanic."