Topics » Business & Economy   March 25, 2011

Photo Essay: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Firefighters on the Way

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Photo: Library of Congress, George Grantham Collection.

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

Firefighters on the Way

Horse-drawn fire engines on the way to the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire, New York City.

Photo Essay

Photo Essay