Extract from letter from P.A.S. Franklin to J. Bruce Ismay, urging Tuesday docking of Olympic in New York, dated 20 July 1911.



Typed copy extract (unsigned) of a letter from P.A.S. Franklin, vice-president of the International Mercantile Marine to J. Bruce Ismay, re satisfactory reports from the passengers re Tuesday docking of Olympic in New York. Dated 20 July 1911. This letter was used in the British Titanic Inquiry to show that Ismay was opposed to faster sailing times for Olympic.