Remembering the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, 36 years later

On November 10th, 1975 — 36 years ago today — the SS Edmund Fitzgerald — also known as the "Titanic of the Great Lakes" — sank in Canadian waters approximately 17 miles from the entrance to Whitefish Bay, at the mouth of Lake Superior. Although the Fitzgerald had reported being in difficulty earlier in the evening,… » 11/10/11 10:30am 11/10/11 10:30am