The letter from Titanics fifth officer was depicted in Camerons film Titanic as the man leading the lifeboat in search for living amongst the dead. Loew is replying to second class passenger and survior Selena Rogers Cook who was traveling from England to Greenwich Connecticut. Harold Lowe
was third officer on White Stars Gothic when he wrote a year later in 1913. Mrs Cook was an inveterate writer and saver and her vast collection of personal effects she had in her possession while on board Titanic was donated to The Titanic Historical Society.