February 10, 2012 12:00:17 AM

chuck reinhardt


highland lakes, new jersey


" a shirstwaist" simuilar to the one from the triangle shirtwaist factory fire, in 1911.


a shirtwaist were fashionable dresses of the time that featured an upper portion styled like a mens shirt with buttons and a turnover collar.
in 1911, over a hundred women died when a fire trapped them in the burning sweatshop with no escape.

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