Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later

Lantern Slides

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“Mourning the loss of some relative.” Those who examined the dead at the 26th Street pier morgue left shocked and horrified. Claimed bodies were sometimes returned to the morgue when family members decided that they were no longer sure it was who they had thought. Hand tinted lantern slide.

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Sweatshop conditions in the early 1900's

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