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[Signs responding to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City, September 11, 2001]

[Signs responding to the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center, New York City, September 11, 2001]

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Photograph shows a banner hanging on a wire fence "Our spirit is strong" and a placard "NYC is not ready for war."
Title devised by Library staff.
Published in: Lamentation 911 / text by E.L. Doctorow ... photographs by David Finn. Millwood Pub., 2002.
Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2002:100.6

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

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01/01/2001
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Contributors

Finn, David, 1921-, photographer
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No known restrictions on publication. For information see "David Finn"(http://lcweb.loc.gov/rr/print/res/310_finn.html)

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