Film, Video Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 of 2)

Format Film, Video
Contributors George, Scott Edward
Hamby, Allen
Dates 2001
Location Italy
Language English
Subjects Bin Laden, Osama
Children of Military Personnel
Personal Narratives
September 11 Terrorist Attacks
Interview with Allen Hamby, Naples, Italy, November 19, 2001 (part 1 of 2)
Contributor Names
George, Scott Edward (Interviewer)
Hamby, Allen (Interviewee)
Created / Published
November 19, 2001
Subject Headings
-  Bin Laden, Osama, 1957-2011
-  September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
-  Children of military personnel
-  Interviews
-  Personal narratives
-  Italy -- Naples
Personal narratives
-  Interviewee occupation: Student.
-  Video Recording, Non-Music.
-  Summary: Allen Hamby was at cross-country practice when he learned of the attacks. He didn't believe that they happened until he heard an announcement from the school principal. At first he wanted retribution, now he wants justice. He supports the war in Afghanistan although there is still no concrete evidence linking Osama Bin Laden to this crime. He finds it scary that important details behind such a huge event are unknown. He talks about his parents helping him put the tragedy into perspective.
VHS video
Call Number
AFC 2001/015: mv49s1
Source Collection
September 11, 2001 Documentary Project Collection (AFC 2001/015)
American Folklife Center
Digital Id

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