Collection of newspaper items related to the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001.
12 linear ft.
Preferred citation for this material is as follows:
9/11 Newspaper Collection,
Scope and Content:
The 9/11 Newspaper Collection consists of newspaper items related to the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001.
Biographical / Historical:
The September 11 attacks, often referred to simply as 9/11, were a series of coordinated terrorist attacks on the United States on September 11, 2001. The hijacking and deliberate crashing of four commercial airliners by members of terrrorist organization al-Qaeda killed more than 3000 people, and had profound and long-lasting effects on American (and to a lesser extent European) politics, foreign policy and domestic security efforts.
Gift of Marshall Matlock , 2003.
The collection is unprocessed and remains in original order.