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Crowd at Triangle Funeral Parade in Washington Square Park, April 5, 1911

Crowd at Triangle Funeral Parade in Washington Square Park, April 5, 1911

The crowd at the Triangle funeral parade. More than 140,000 mourners met on April 5, 1911 in Washington Square Park and marched up Fifth Avenue in a funeral parade in memory of the unidentified victims of the Triangle fire. Nearly 250,000 onlookers lined the route.

Courtesy of the International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union Archives, Kheel Center, Cornell University.

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Contributor: Submitter
Morley, Barb
Contributor: Institution
Kheel Center, Cornell University
Date / time
5-APR-1911
Institution
The International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union Archives, Kheel Center, Cornell University

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Crowd at Triangle Funeral Parade in Washington Square Park, April 5, 1911." (Viewed on August 29, 2016) <http://jwa.org/media/crowd-at-triangle-funeral-parade>.

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