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(Tamiment Institute Library.)

Triangle Fire funeral procession announcement, 1911

English, Yiddish, and Italian announcement for Triangle Shirtwaist Fire victims' funeral procession. The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory had been one of the shops where striking workers demanded safer working conditions a year earlier. One hundred and forty-six workers, most of them Jewish and Italian teenage girls, were killed in the March 25, 1911 fire.

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