In commemoration of the 100th anniversary
of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire,
HFBA held two ceremonies in March 2011.
On March 1, there was a yahrzeit remembrance, and on March 25, a ceremony commemorating the 22 victims of the fire buried in Mount Richmond Cemetery.
Recent coverage about HFBA's remembrance of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Victims.
CBS2 - Coverage of our March 25th event
NY1- Special Ceremony Held For Triangle Shirtwaist Victims Buried At Mount Richmond Cemetery (Video)
The Jewish Daily Forward - The Triangle Fire: A Somber Centennial (Podcast)
Jerusalem Post - This Week in History: The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire
The New York Times - Remembering Triangle Fire’s Jewish Victims
NY Daily News - An Op-Ed written by Amy Koplow, HFBA's Executive Director - A century after one of N.Y.'s worst fires, we still struggle with how to bury the poor
The Jewish Daily Forward - 100 Years Later, Saying Kaddish in a Staten Island Cemetery
JTA - Triangle factory fire’s indigent victims remembered
The Jewish Week - Still Remembering The Triangle Blaze
The Wall Street Journal - Triangle Fire, Plus 100
The Staten Island Advance (Video)