• 9/11; FLAG-RAISING AT GROUND ZERO

    9/11; FLAG-RAISING AT GROUND ZERO

    Three FDNYfiremen raise an American flag at Ground Zero after the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; ONE TOWER REMAINING

    9/11; ONE TOWER REMAINING

    Only the North WTC tower remains standing moments after the south WTC collapsed, on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; FIRST-AID

    9/11; FIRST-AID

    An injured man receives medical attention at the triage center set up at Exchange Place in Jersey City, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; FDNY RUSHED TO AMBULANCE

    9/11; FDNY RUSHED TO AMBULANCE

    An injured FDNY fireman is rushed to an ambulance at Exchange Place in Jersey City, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; FDNY RUSHED TO AMBULANCE

    9/11; FDNY RUSHED TO AMBULANCE

    An injured FDNY fireman is rushed to an ambulance at Exchange Place in Jersey City, taken on September 11th, 2001.

  • 9/11; SHOCK IN JERSEY CITY

    9/11; SHOCK IN JERSEY CITY

    A woman cries in disbelief at the triage center set up at Exchange Place in Jersey City, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; DISBELIEF

    9/11; DISBELIEF

    The look of horror shows on people's faces in Jersey City, as they watch the south tower of World Trade Center crumble.

  • 9/11; SMOLDERING TOWERS

    9/11; SMOLDERING TOWERS

    Firemen spray water on the smoky remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; FIREMEN IN BUCKET

    9/11; FIREMEN IN BUCKET

    Firemen spray water on the skeletal remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; SHOCK AT GROUND ZERO

    9/11; SHOCK AT GROUND ZERO

    A man sits near the smoky remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; LOOKING THROUGH SHATTERED GLASS

    9/11; LOOKING THROUGH SHATTERED GLASS

    A man looks through the shattered windows of the World Financial Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; SEARCH FOR SURVIVORS

    9/11; SEARCH FOR SURVIVORS

    A fireman searches for survivors on the smoky remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; FLYING THOUGH SMOKE

    9/11; FLYING THOUGH SMOKE

    A police helicopter flies through the smoke of the fallen World Trade Center towers, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; DEBRIS ON WEST STREET

    9/11; DEBRIS ON WEST STREET

    West Street looking north, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; SEARCH FOR SURVIVORS BY EMT

    9/11; SEARCH FOR SURVIVORS BY EMT

    A rescue worker searches for survivors on the smoky remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • 9/11; POST-FLAG-RAISING

    9/11; POST-FLAG-RAISING

    The American flag flies at Ground Zero after three FDNY firemen raised the flag amongst the smoky remains of the fallen World Trade Center, taken on September 11, 2001.

  • POST- 9/11; NYSE

    POST- 9/11; NYSE

    A giant American flag hangs at the NYSE on Wall Street in lower Manhattan, days after 9/11.

  • POST- 9/11; PORT AUTHORITY MOURNING

    POST- 9/11; PORT AUTHORITY MOURNING

    Port Authority police officer Vin Zappulla becomes emotional after viewing a 9/11 exhibit. He worked at the World Trade Center and lost many co-workers.

  • POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE

    POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE

    9/11 Memorial service at North Bergen High School,

  • POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE

    POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE

    9/11 Memorial service at North Bergen High School,

  • POST- 9/11; PRAYER SERVICE

    POST- 9/11; PRAYER SERVICE

    A post-9/11 memorial service in Bergen County.

  • POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY STORY -POET

    POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY STORY -POET

    PHOTO ILLUSTRATION: For 1st anniversary of 9/11. Author Maria Mazziotti Gillan stands near Newark Airport holding a book of her poetry as planes fly overhead. She crossed paths with some of the terrorists while traveling on 9/11.

  • POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY STORY -MOTHER

    POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY STORY -MOTHER

    PHOTO ILLUSTRATION: For 1st anniversary of 9/11.Courtney Aquaviva, whose husband Paul was killed on 9/11, at home with daughter Sarah and baby Paul Henry -who was born after 9/11.

  • POST- 9/11; FLAG-RAISERS ONE-YEAR LATER

    POST- 9/11; FLAG-RAISERS ONE-YEAR LATER

    Photo by Thomas E. Franklin of the three FDNY firemen pictured in the famous Flag Raising at Ground Zero photo taken on 9/11.Cover photo was taken for Newsweek's Commemorative Edition, "America: A Year After."

  • POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -CIRCLE

    POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -CIRCLE

    Memorial ceremony held at Ground Zero to mark the one year anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center.

  • POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -THE PIT

    POST- 9/11; ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -THE PIT

    Memorial service held at Ground Zero to mark the one year anniversary.

  • POST- 9/11 ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -WE LOVE YOU JIM

    POST- 9/11 ONE-YEAR ANNIVERSARY GROUND ZERO -WE LOVE YOU JIM

    Family of James Brian Reilly console each other during memorial service marking one year anniversary of 9/11.

  • POST-9/11 MEMORIAL SERVICE 5-YEARS LATER

    POST-9/11 MEMORIAL SERVICE 5-YEARS LATER

    Emma Calvi reacts with emotion after releasing a balloon in memory of her son Gino Calvi, killed on 9/11, during a 5-year anniversary memorial service in Lyndhurst NJ.

  • POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE ON 5TH ANNIVERSARY

    POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE ON 5TH ANNIVERSARY

    Lucy Paterson sheds a tear for her father Steven Paterson who was killed on 9/11, while sitting on her mother's lap at a memorial service in Ridgewood marking the 5 year anniversary of 9/11.

  • POST- 9/11; MUSLIM IMPRISONMENT

    POST- 9/11; MUSLIM IMPRISONMENT

    A Muslim detainee prays in a cell in the Passaic County jail in Paterson, NJ, where an unknown number of Muslims were imprisoned after 9/11, some were never charged with a crime.

  • POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE IN PATERSON

    POST- 9/11; MEMORIAL SERVICE IN PATERSON

    US Rep. Bill Pascrell hugs cleric Mohammad Qatanani at a 9/11 memorial service in Paterson, NJ shortly after 9/11. Congressman Pascrell was showing support for the large Muslim community in Paterson.

  • POST- 9/11; HEALTH  ISSUES

    POST- 9/11; HEALTH ISSUES

    Robert Gulack wears an air mask at his home in Fair Lawn. He is a plaintiff in a class action suit that claims the EPA failed to perform adequate air cleanup after 9/11. He claims to have suffered lung damage due to poor air quality at his office, near Ground Zero.

  • POST- 9/11; PRESIDENTS AT 10TH ANNIVERSARY

    POST- 9/11; PRESIDENTS AT 10TH ANNIVERSARY

    President Barack Obama and and Michelle Obama stand with former President George W. Bush and Laura Bush during the 10th anniversary of 9/11 ceremony at Ground Zero.

  • POST- 9/11; TENTH ANNIVERSARY

    POST- 9/11; TENTH ANNIVERSARY

    Louie Jerez of Belleville, NJ carries a placard in memory of his friend Harry Ramos, who died on 9/11 during the 10th anniversary ceremony at Ground Zero.

  • POST- 9/11; TWIN LIGHTS

    POST- 9/11; TWIN LIGHTS

    The "twin lights" shine upwards into the sky at Ground Zero on the 2nd anniversary of 9/11.

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