The New York City Triangle Factory fire by Leigh David Benin

Cover of: The New York City Triangle Factory fire | Leigh David Benin

Published by Arcadia Pub. in Charleston, S.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Fire, 1911,
  • Women clothing workers,
  • Fires,
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company,
  • Pictorial works,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 126).

Book details

StatementLeigh Benin .. [et al.] ; with Workers United (ILGWU) and HBO Documentary Films
SeriesImages of America
ContributionsWorkers United, HBO Documentary Films
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF128.5 .B45 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination127 p. :
Number of Pages127
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24852447M
ISBN 109780738574035
LC Control Number2010931929

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