Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later

Mourning & Protest, Victims & Survivors

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"Sweeping Investigations to Fix Blame for Fire." The March 27, 1911 Evening Telegram explains how Fannie Lansner saved the lives of other girls before jumping to her death; 15 photos of the victims; girls risked their own lives to save others; survivor states that the doors were locked; $7000 in relief fund for victims of the fire; responsibility for holocaust put up to city.

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Sweatshop conditions in the early 1900's

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