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September 11, 2001

September 11, 2001

This is a photo-journal of my experience on 9/11/2001. On the day of the World Trade Center attack,...

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Uploaded on Aug 23, 2006

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Waking up

Waking up

I woke up to the sound of the first plane crashing into the WTC, living a block and a half away. I...

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Uploaded on Apr 12, 2006  |  Map

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Down in the Streets

Down in the Streets

After the first crash, the debris, plane parts and body parts were all over the area. Around the...

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West Side Highway

West Side Highway

I went to the otherside (West Side Hwy) of my building, and came across this - what looks to be an...

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Uploaded on Apr 12, 2006  |  Map

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Run away

Run away

I look up the street, and people are still running out (and away, as anyone with brains should have done at this moment). 10 years later

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Instead

Instead

Instead, I headed up the street. At one point, I was a block away, watching the first tower being...

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Bundle of Sheets

Bundle of Sheets

Someone laying a sheet on bodyparts to cover them up. Notice the bundle of sheets in his arm...

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Looking up.

Looking up.

Looking up at Tower 1, from West Side Highway. 10 years later

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Uploaded on Apr 12, 2006

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It wasn't over...

It wasn't over...

I went inside - thinking it was over and I should get out of the way of the rescue workers who were...

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16,372 views / 20 favorites / 7 comments

 
Heading back out.

Heading back out.

When I realized that I was still alive and uninjured, I went back outside. There was a gaping hole in...

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21,578 views / 44 favorites / 15 comments

 
People in the Streets

People in the Streets

People were in shock, and unable to move. A few residents tried to run to the subways,...

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Stunned People

Stunned People

More stunned people.

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I thought it was over.

I thought it was over.

Still, no one thought it would collapse. Again, thinking it was over, I went inside to watch the news...

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In the Lobby

In the Lobby

Crawling down the smoke filled staircase (and convincing those coming UP the stairs to avoid smoke to...

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Silent Snow

Silent Snow

Debris was still falling everywhere. 10 years later

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Uploaded on Apr 12, 2006

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Covered

Covered

The firemen were utterly covered by the debris. We all could tell that a lot of it was...

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Walking away.

Walking away.

Once the debris began to settle, people were back on the streets, walking away from the towers. 10 years later.

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Evacuate!

Evacuate!

We began our orderly evacuation down the street and away from the building - when the second tower...

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Uploaded on Apr 12, 2006  |  Map

16,776 views / 9 favorites / 6 comments

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