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.
Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire made headlines across the nation. This is from The Times Picayune in New Orleans
[Fire escape of Asch building after the Triangle fire, New York City, 1911.]
Two documentaries recall the day a century ago when a fast-moving blaze at the Triangle factory in Greenwich Village killed 146 people.
Next of kin attempt to identify victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Company fire, New York City, 1911.
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire: Officers with Bodies of Victims on the Sidewalk
The Locked Door Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Triangle shirtwaist victims | ... memory of Triangle Shirtwaist victims a century after factory fire
Interior of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory after the fire. Still from the PBS Video https://video.pbs.org/video/1817898383/