Robert D. Cirri, Sr. seated next to his wife, Eileen, on their engagement date. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, gift of Eileen Mary Cirri.
As American families gather for Thanksgiving dinner each November, they often have the opportunity to learn more about their loved ones and those special dynamics that exist between family members. For couples like Robert C. Cirri Sr. and his wife, Eileen, those insights could be discovered over something as mundane as gravy.Read more
New artifacts on view at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Photo by 9/11 Memorial Museum Staff.
A new rotation of artifacts on view in the In Memoriam and Historical Exhibition galleries at the 9/11 Memorial Museum illustrate the lives of some of those killed on Sept. 11 and the new challenges facing the survivors.Read more
Jeffrey Keating’s photo of the Twin Towers taken on Sept. 10, 2001. Courtesy of Jeffrey Keating.
As part of our Salute to Service week, we’re highlighting former Marine Sergeant Jeffrey Keating’s early years of service, which are keenly interwoven with the events of 9/11 and its repercussions.Read more
Derek McElroy, a War Horse Writing Fellow, writes in his notebook. Photo courtesy of Anna Hiatt.
Earlier this year, the War Horse took its inaugural class of writing fellows to the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. The fellows reflected on their museum visit in essays for the War Horse's "Remembering September 11" collection.Read more