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Wed

12

SEP

2001

World Trade Center, Pentagon Attacks

Here are some of the better articles, news reports, photo collections that I’ve seen so far. There are also personal accounts written by webloggers, too, a few of which I’m including here, too. Their accounts are incredible to read.

“I think I lost about 100 friends today. I can’t count them. I keep breaking down. I don’t think that I have ever been so sad and cried so much. I don’t know if I will ever be the same . . .”

The Morning After

Below is a photo from the Empire State Building webcam Wednesday morning as the sun rises over New York City. There’s still smoke rising up into the sky from where the World Trade Center’s twin towers once stood. Click on the photo for an enlarged view.

Empire State Building webcam September 12, 2001 6:30 a.m.

Articles, Reports

Photos, Videos

Personal Accounts - Weblogs

  • Andy’s Chest
    Witnessed the explosions, was right nearby. Lots of links to other friends, too.
    [09/11/01 Andrew Horwitz]
  • East/West
    Lots of links, info.
    [09/11/01 Choire]
  • The Fine Line
    by Bob of The Fine Line. A riveting account with amazing photos as he walked to work only to find the world had changed. Lots of photographs (including a thumbnail page), maps of the aftermath, his experience of what happened.
    [09/11/01 and 9/12/01 Bob]
  • UltraSparky!
    Witnessed the explosions, was right nearby. Lots of links to other friends, too.
    [09/11/01 Daniel Joseph Rhatigan]

Other Compilations

Jason Kotke has a great collection of better news reports, video and photos.

More Information on the Net, Resources

Credits
[1] Thanks to Carole Guevin, Netdiver.net and Soulmedia.com.

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