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Rumshinsky, Joseph (1881-1956) "Mamenu" or The Triangle Victims (in Yiddish).

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC06225 Author/Creator: Rumshinsky, Joseph (1881-1956) Place Written: New York, New York Type: Sheet music Date: 1911 Pagination: 4 p. ; 34.8 x 27 cm

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Summary of Content: Song lamenting the deaths caused in the Triangle Shirtwaist Company Factory fire in 1911. Sung by H.J. Ginsburg

Background Information:

People: Rumshinsky, Joseph, 1881-1956

Historical Era: Progressive Era to New Era, 1900-1929

Subjects: MusicProgressive EraWomen's HistoryClothing and AccessoriesFirefightingDisasterJudaismDeathLabor

Sub Era: The Politics of Reform

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