Based on a similar project created after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, the September 11, 2001, Documentary Project documents eyewitness accounts, expressions of grief and other commentary on the events of September 11, 2001. Included in this presentation are photographs, drawings, audio and video interviews and written narratives. Of special interest are interviews with people who were in Naples, Italy at the time of the attacks
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- Contemporary United States, 1968-present
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- After the Day of Infamy: "Man-on-the-Street" Interviews Following the Attack on Pearl Harbor
- Witness and Response: September 11 Acquisitions at the Library of Congress
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