A black and white abstract illustration of a twisted, melted fire escape ladder and platform.

The Ninth Floor

Episode #254

2024-01-26 05:00:15


Martin Abramowitz knew that his father had worked at the Triangle Shirtwaist Company, but he always thought he hadn’t been there the day the building caught fire and 146 workers died. Then he found out that a man with the same name as his father had testified at the factory owners’ trial.

See photos of The Triangle Fire Memorial here.