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Triangle Fire

The worst industrial accident in American history, the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in lower Manhattan, claimed the lives of an estimated 146 New York City workers. The disaster should have been prevented. In 1910, New York City's fire chief warned ...

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