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The Resource The factory girls : a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire, by Christine Seifert

The factory girls : a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire, by Christine Seifert

Label
The factory girls : a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire
Title
The factory girls
Title remainder
a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire
Statement of responsibility
by Christine Seifert
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Examines the tragic Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire through the stories of five women who lost their lives that day
  • The tragic Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire in 1911 resulted in the deaths of over a hundred young people. Most were immigrant girls who were locked in the factory, under appalling working condition. Discover how that fire became a turning point in American history, through the lens of five young women who worked there
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
PNX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Seifert, Christine
Dewey number
974.7/1041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.S45 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company
  • Triangle Shirtwaist Company Fire (1911)
  • Women clothing workers
  • Clothing factories
  • Industrial safety
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Women clothing workers
  • Clothing factories
  • Industrial safety
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Clothing factories
  • Industrial safety
  • Women clothing workers
  • New York (State)
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Girls & Women
  • YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The factory girls : a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire, by Christine Seifert
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Five brave girls -- A puff of smoke -- The price of fashion -- Coming to America -- The self-made man -- Life in the factory -- Corruption in the Gilded Age -- Union girls -- Triangle Factory on strike -- After the flames -- History repeats
Control code
ocn987856475
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781942186458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987856475
Label
The factory girls : a kaleidoscopic account of the Triangle Shirtwaist factory fire, by Christine Seifert
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 166-175)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Five brave girls -- A puff of smoke -- The price of fashion -- Coming to America -- The self-made man -- Life in the factory -- Corruption in the Gilded Age -- Union girls -- Triangle Factory on strike -- After the flames -- History repeats
Control code
ocn987856475
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
176 pages
Isbn
9781942186458
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)987856475

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