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Encyclopedia > The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal
The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal
Directed by Mel Stuart
Written by Mel Brez and Ethel Brez
Starring Stephanie Zimbalist
David Dukes
Tovah Feldshuh
Tom Bosley
Produced by
Distributed by
Release date 1979
Runtime 98 min.
Language English
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The Triangle Factory Fire Scandal is a film about the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. Mel Stuart is an American film director born in 1928. ... Stephanie Zimbalist Stephanie Zimbalist (born October 8, 1956, New York City, New York) is an American actress. ... This article is about David Dukes, the character actor. ... Thomas Edward Bosley (born October 1, 1927) is a Jewish-American actor. ... This page refers to the year 1979. ... Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general. ... The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City on March 25, 1911, was a major industrial disaster, causing the death of more than one hundred garment workers who either died in the fire or jumped to their deaths. ...


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Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1122 words)
The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in New York City on March 25, 1911, was a major industrial disaster, causing the death of 146 garment workers who either died in the fire or jumped to their deaths.
The Triangle Shirtwaist Company had already become well-known outside the garment industry by 1911: the massive strike by women's shirtwaist makers in 1909, known as the Uprising of 20,000, began with a spontaneous walkout at the Triangle Company.
In the afternoon of March 25, 1911, a fire began on the eighth floor.
Bibliography of Triangle Fire (selected) (2264 words)
Describes the 1911 Triangle Factory Fire, the conditions surrounding the disaster, and its effect on industrial safety after the event.
Max Steuer, lawyer for the defense in the Triangle Factory fire trial, won the case for Harris and Blanck, owners of the Triangle Factory.
Discusses the significance of the Triangle Fire in the context of the surge of reformist activities in favor of protective labor legislation in New York State.
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