Monday, September 12, 2016

September 11th archives

We just recognized the 15th anniversary of Sept. 11th. If you are interested in archives of September 11th and the aftermath here are some sites:

 9/11 Memorial Museum
http://www.911memorial.org/museum
I did not realize until recently that unidentified remains are kept behind a remembrance wall of the museum. There is a room there just for families of the victims. 

September 11 Digital Archive
 http://911digitalarchive.org/
The September 11 Digital Archive uses electronic media to collect, preserve, and present the history of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Virginia, and Pennsylvania and the public responses to them.

Library of Congress Sept. 11 Web Archives
https://www.loc.gov/collections/september-11-2001-web-archive/ 
This archive preserves the web expressions of individuals, groups, the press and institutions in the United States and from around the world in the aftermath of the attacks in the United States on September 11, 2001. The selected websites are comprised broadly of United States and non-United
 
Understanding 9/11 a Television News archives.
The 9/11 Television News Archive is a library of news coverage of the events of 9/11/2001 and their aftermath as presented by U.S. and international broadcasters. A resource for scholars, journalists, and the public, it presents one week of news broadcasts for study, research and analysis.

Explore 3,000 hours of international TV News from 20 channels over 7 days, and select analysis by scholars.
  
Major news stations have archives of Sept. 11.

CNN did a review of events, with current updates. The review was based on the film created by the French film maker brothers Jules and Gédéon Naudet. To see the brief history of the time sequence of Sept 11th through their film see http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2016/09/us/inside-9-11-the-day-that-never-ends/



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