Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later

Commemoration

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During the 80th anniversary of the Triangle factory fire, International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union President Jay Mazur, Firefighter Cecilia Cox, and Mayor David Dinkins observe a moment of silence while the bell tolls for the 146 shirtwaist makers who died in the blaze.

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Sweatshop conditions in the early 1900's

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