Audio Recordings Interview with Carol Barber, Fort Dodge, Iowa, October 3, 2001

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Barber, Carol
Dates 2001
Location Fort Dodge
Webster County
Language English
Subjects Interviews
Personal Narratives
September 11 Terrorist Attacks
Interview with Carol Barber, Fort Dodge, Iowa, October 3, 2001
Contributor Names
Barber, Carol (Interviewer)
Barber, Carol (Interviewee)
Created / Published
October 3, 2001
Subject Headings
-  September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
-  Interviews
-  Personal narratives
-  Iowa -- Webster County -- Fort Dodge
Personal narratives
-  Sound Recording, Non-Music.
-  Interviewee occupation: English Professor.
-  Summary: Carol Barber was preparing for class when she received a call from her mother informing her about the attack on the World Trade Center. She felt it was incomprehensible and she cried before entering class. Originally from New York City, she recalls that it took several days to get through to her family and friends in the area. Ms. Barber speaks of buying flags, donating money to charity, and thinking about what is important in life. She believes that America needs to stand vigilant to remain as a beacon of hope for the world.
Call Number
AFC 2001/015: sr111a
Source Collection
September 11, 2001 Documentary Project Collection (AFC 2001/015)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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