Dive into the history of the Princess Sophia, from her beginnings in 1912 to her tragic sinking in 1918. Princess Sophia is often referred to as the “unknown Titanic of the West Coast”; read through the history pages to find out why.

Photo: Alaska State Library,  Sadlier-Olsen Family Collection, ASL-P289-137

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The Exhibition will be launched in 2018, starting in Victoria, BC and will be travelling throughout the year along the West Coast, through BC, Yukon, and Alaska.

Photo: Alaska State Library, Winter and Pond Collection, ASL-P117-090

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Share Your Stories

Do you have a connection to the Princess Sophia? If so, send us your stories here.

Photo: Alaska State Library, Winter and Pond Collection,  ASL-P87-1699

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Find out more about the organizers and partners of this project.

Photo: Alaska State Library,  Katherine Shaw Photograph Collection, ASL-P109-50

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There are a lot of great ways to get involved with this Exhibition. Be a part of the lasting legacy of the Princess Sophia by becoming a donor or sponsor.

Photo: Alaska State Library,  Winter and Pond Collection, ASL-P87-1698

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We look forward to receiving your questions, comments, and feedback, and will get back to you as soon as possible.

Photo: Alaska State Library, Captain Lloyd H. (Kinky) Bayers Collection, ASL-MS10-4-05-391b

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