view of lower Manhattan from the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Many others
were there that afternoon photographing the absence of the World Trade Center's
twin towers. The only reminder of its presence in this vista was a plume
On Thursday, September 13, 2001, I visited a number of sites in New York
City to be with other residents seeking company and comfort in their grief
over the tremendous loss of life resulting from the attacks on the World
Trade Center and the Pentagon. I photographed a few of the countless items
placed in memory of those lost and missing.
had posted copies of this sign every few feet along the railing of the Promenade.
Others had placed flowers, flags, sympathy cards near the signs.