Topics » Business & Economy   March 25, 2011

Photo Essay: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Perished in the Triangle Fire

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Photo: Aparver.

Centennial Anniversary Factory Owners and WorkersPiles of ClothArson Not Suspected Firefighters on the WayLocked Doors, Broken ElevatorsAttempts to IdentifyCharred RemainsCause of DeathDeadly Industrial AccidentDestructionIn MemoryStill StandingBrown Building, ManhattanPerished in the Triangle Fire

Perished in the Triangle Fire

The tombstone of 17-year-old fire victim Tillie Kupferschmidt at the Hebrew Free Burial Association's Mount Richmond Cemetery. Twenty-two victims of the fire were buried by the association in a special section at the cemetery.

Photo Essay

Photo Essay