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Next of kin attempt to identify victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire, New York City, 1911.

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Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire made headlines across the nation. This is from The Times Picayune in New Orleans

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On March 25, 1911, the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire kills 146 garment workers in New York City. It remains one of the worst U.S. disasters since the Industrial Revolution.

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Employers before the fire: The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City on March 25, 1911, was the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of the city of New York and resulted in the fourth highest loss of life from an industrial accident in U.S. history. It was also the second deadliest disaster in New York City

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100 Years Later: Examining the Impact of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Lesson Plan | Fourteen cross-curricular ways to teach about the historic 1911 fire and its legacy.

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The Hauntings of the Bridgewater Triangle - SE Massachusetts - The paranormal activity within the triangle is extensive and includes more than simple hauntings, dating as far back as precolonial times. Reports include poltergeist activity, balls of fire, Big Foot, ghostly apparitions, UFOs and large birds with 10 ft. wingspans. The ghost of a hitchhiker with red hair has been seen along Rt 44, and a ghostly trucker has been seen driving the road in Freetown.

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101 years on – The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire

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25 Moments That Changed America

Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire. March 25, 1911. Almost 150 young women and girls in NYC died. As a result, new legislation was created to required building to take safety precautions!

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Artist fights for Triangle fire vics

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