the Cocoanut Grove Fire

Claiming 492 victims in total and injuring numerous more, the Cocoanut Grove fire is primarily remembered as being the deadliest night club fire in world history and the second largest fire in American history.

While this statement holds true, the advancements that arose from this tragedy are often overlooked. This digital archive was created with intent to emphasize these advancements, along with keeping the memory of those affected prevalent.