My name is Marc and my friend Joey worked on the 105th floor of No. 1 World Trade Center ... / Marc Whalen.
Portrait of a boy next to stars and strips of the American flag, with text describing his reaction to the loss of his friend during the September 11th terrorist attack on New York City.
Forms part of: Exit Art Gallery Reactions Collection: A Global Response to the 9/11 Attacks.
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Exhibited: Witness and Response: September 11 Acquisitions at the Library of Congress, 2002.
On September 11, 2001, two of the planes were flown into the towers of the World Trade Center in New York City, a third plane hit the Pentagon just outside Washington, D.C., and the fourth plane crashed in a field in Pennsylvania. Often referred to as 9/11, the attacks resulted in extensive death and destruction, triggering major U.S. initiatives to combat terrorism and defining the presidency of George W. Bush. Over 3,000 people were killed during the attacks in New York City and Washington, D.C., including more than 400 police officers and firefighters