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David Finn, [Nuns looking at missing notices following September 11th terrorists attack, 2001, New York City], 2001
Dye coupler print
Gift of the Artist
Prints and Photographs Division (133)

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I WAS ON THE 62ND FLOOR OF TOWER ONE.
I CRIED FOR ALL MY LOST FRIENDS .
I CRIED FOR...[more]
    
I was in "nutrition class" at the University of Toledo in Toledo, Ohio when i heard about "a plane hitting The World Trade Center" if you noticed, i said "a" plane in the phrase above...after hearing this news, the campus cancelled all remaining classes for that day...[more]
 
i was getting coffee for my shop i worked at an air conditioning and heating company a few minutes after i enter the store a man ran in and yelled a plane had crashed into the world trade center no one believed it till the store owner turned the channel on a TV he had...[more]
    
Judging by my normal arrival time at the WTC, it was probably 8:47 am when I stepped foot off the E Train under 5 World Trade Center. A crowd of people were exiting out of the concourse, spilling out into the stairway leading to the street next to Border's Book store....[more]
 
My family and I were on holiday in Brittany, France. It was a beautiful day over the other side of the Atlantic, too. We had been at the seaside the whole morning and came back to shower and relax. My three year old son turned on the television to find a cartoon. All...[more]
    
We lived in Dallas TX I was at work and my boss had the TV on........................I got scared I bought a gun and the went home oh I stoped and got junk food and water was on sale at Walmart, thinking this could be the Terroist War started in the US thank god not!...[more]
 

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