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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

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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Triangle Fire Remembered on PBS and HBO

Two documentaries recall the day a century ago when a fast-moving blaze at the Triangle factory in Greenwich Village killed 146 people.

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101 years on – The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire

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Interior of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory after the fire. Still from the PBS Video

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Officers with Bodies of Victims on the Sidewalk

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Artist fights for Triangle fire vics

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