Remembering the Triangle Factory Fire, 100 years later

Reporting, Investigation & Trial

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“This lock, with the bolt shot, was found after the fire, in the debris about the ninth-floor door, through which more than a hundred girls attempted vainly to escape. The locking of this door was one of the charges on which Max Blanck and Isaac Harris were indicted for manslaughter.”

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Sweatshop conditions in the early 1900's