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[Fire escape of Asch building after the Triangle fire, New York City, 1911.]

Image ID: 804790

[Fire escape of Asch building after the Triangle fire, New York City, 1911.]

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Fire escape of Asch building after the Triangle fire, New York City, 1911.]

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 12 x 14 cm. (4 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Notes

: Written on border: "McClures Sept. 1911 Triangle fire" Printed on border: "The only fire-escape on the Asch building. It hung in a closed court which was full of fire in a few moments. By this fire-escape it would have taken three hours to empty the three upper floors of the building."

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / New York City -- fires

Source Description

: 1 folder (3 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC NEW YC-Fires

Digital ID

: 804790

Record ID

: 691027

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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