Context of Loss of the steamship "Titanic." Report of a formal investigation into the circumstances attending the foundering on April 15, 1912, of the British steamship "Titanic," of Liverpool, after striking ice in or near latitude 41 46' N., longitude 50 14' W., north Atlantic Ocean, as conducted by the British government. Presented by Mr. Smith of Michigan. August 20, 1912. -- Ordered to be printed with illustrations.