Tales of the Jersey Shore

The SS Morro Castle, New Jersey's Titanic

Special | 50m 32s

Historian and author Emil Salvini explores one of the United States' worst maritime disasters, the SS Morro Castle. Told through vintage images, rare newsreels, interviews with fellow historians, eyewitnesses and even a surviving crew member, the episode reveals a story that has been lost to history.

Aired: 06/20/12

Rating: NR

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