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"UPRISING" BY MARGARET PETERSON HADDIX takss a look at one of the worst workplace fires in American history through the eyes of three young women. Submitted Photo

Remembering a pivotal historic moment at the DL Library

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The fire at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City took place on March 25, 1911, and was a pivotal moment in American history.


It was one of the most lethal workplace fires in the country until Sept. 11, 2001.

If you would like to read about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire and the changes (for workers in America) that were a result of the fire, visit the Detroit Lakes Library and check out the books below.

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