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[Snapshot of New York City skyline with World Trade Center towers engulfed in smoke, following the September 11th terrorist attack]

[Snapshot of New York City skyline with World Trade Center towers engulfed in smoke, following the September 11th terrorist attack]

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Title devised by Library staff.
Forms part of: Exit Art Gallery Reactions Collection: A Global Response to the 9/11 Attacks.
Exhibited: Witness and Response: September 11 Acquisitions at the Library of Congress, 2002.
may be the same as LCNA for Frank A. Annunziata

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





Annunziata, Frank, photographer


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