Audio Recording Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2, 2001
Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2, 2001
About this Item
- Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2, 2001
- Hilgert, Carla (Interviewer)
- Day, Carl (Interviewee)
Created / Published
- October 2, 2001
- - Afghanistan
- - September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
- - Interviews
- - Personal narratives
- - Illinois -- Madison County -- Alton
- Personal narratives
- - Sound Recording, Non-Music.
- - Interviewee occupation: High School Teacher.
- - Summary: Carl Day recalls being dumbfounded when a fellow teacher told him about the World Trade Center attacks. Initially, he felt that the attacks were accidental. He discusses his students' reactions, the President's handling of the situation, emergency responders, the Mujahideen, and the implications of the tragedy on American life. He believes that the President should utilize the international community to isolate and neutralize the enemy.
Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 2001/015: sr101a
- September 11, 2001 Documentary Project Collection (AFC 2001/015)
- American Folklife Center
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Chicago citation style:
Hilgert, Carla, and Carl Day. Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2. October 2, 2001. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000051/.
APA citation style:
Hilgert, C. & Day, C. (2001) Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2. October 2. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000051/.
MLA citation style:
Hilgert, Carla, and Carl Day. Interview with Carl Day, Alton, Illinois, October 2. October 2, 2001. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc911000051/>.