December 2016

Looking Skyward

Howard Kestenbaum’s prized telescope.
A view of the Tribute in Light from the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee.
Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball, 2001, Photograph courtesy of Countdown Entertainment, LLC

Holidays at the World Trade Center

Peace on Earth sign on the steps of the World Trade Center, 1999. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Suk-Tan Chin.
Thomas McHale Jr.’s notes of evacuees from the World Trade Center on Feb. 26, 1993. Courtesy of Detective Thomas McHale, Jr., PAPD.
U.S. Secret Service K-9 Hurricane and his handler at the 9/11 Memorial. Photo by Jin Lee
Jon Stewart during his visit to the 9/11 Memorial Museum in February 2016. Photo by Jin Lee.
9/11 Memorial bracelets are given as a thank-you to visitors who make a five-dollar contribution to the organization. Photo by Jin Lee.
The first-ever Never Forget Tribute Classic on Dec. 10 raised scholarship funds for the children of victims of the 9/11 attacks. Photo courtesy of Prudential Center.
Birthday rose honoring Madeline Amy Sweeney on the 9/11 Memorial.