21 February 2001

Speaking of last survivors passing (see Titanic mention below), I see in the LA Times that Rose Freedman, the last survivor of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire of 1911, has passed away at the age of 107 (!). An extraordinary woman who lived in the proverbial Interesting Times.

Advertisements
21 February 2001

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s