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Triangle Fire


Published in 1917, this series of photographs captures the Triangle Fire. The photographs are captioned as follows: "Letting down a victim's body"; "The building at the height of the fire"; "the one inadequate fire-escape"; "view of interior after the disaster"; "where the fire started"; "top of elevator"; "scene at the temporary morgue"; "the doors that opened inward"; "Shutters obstructing (sic.) escapes"; "The living victims"; "Where the bodies fell".