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The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum

American flag flies at 9/11 Memorial, One World Trade Center in the background (Photo: Jin Lee) American flag flies at 9/11 Memorial, One World Trade Center in the background (Photo: Jin Lee)

The Lens: Capturing Life and Events at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.  Read more »

Stars & Stripes: A 9/11 Tribute

Battered by conditions at Ground Zero, the National 9/11 Flag has been collectively stitched back together over time by thousands nationwide. Battered by conditions at Ground Zero, the National 9/11 Flag has been collectively stitched back together over time by thousands nationwide.

Tributes using the American flag capture post-9/11 sentiment.  Read more »

Long Island man donates 150 American flags to museum (Updated)

In the aftermath of the Sept. 11 attacks, American citizens were extremely passionate about displaying flags and related patriotic merchandise in public. Newspapers like the New York Times even provided colorful printed American flag inserts that could be used for window display. Flags quickly grew more abundant throughout homes and business across the nation.  Read more »