Audio Recording Interview with Gregory Powell, New York, New York, November 16, 2001
About this Item
- Interview with Gregory Powell, New York, New York, November 16, 2001
- Contributor Names
- Rhee, Sonya (Interviewer)
- Powell, Gregory (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- November 16, 2001
- Subject Headings
- - September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
- - Interviews
- - Personal narratives
- - New York -- New York
- Personal narratives
- - Sound Recording, Non-Music.
- - Interviewee occupation: Federal Reserve Bank Worker.
- - Summary: Gregory Powell was reading e-mail when he heard a prolonged rumble which he thought was a truck driving over a steel plate. He looked out the window and saw paper raining down like a ticker tape parade. He looked up and saw the north tower in flames. He describes the time he spent in the basement of his building without accurate information about what was going on. He talks about responding to voice and electronic mail messages and the impact the crisis had on his family. Mr. Powell believes we have to make something of the tragedy; otherwise all we have is pain.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 2001/015: sr250b
- Source Collection
- September 11, 2001 Documentary Project Collection (AFC 2001/015)
- American Folklife Center
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Rhee, Sonya, and Gregory Powell. Interview with Gregory Powell, New York, New York. 2001. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000108/.
APA citation style:
Rhee, S. & Powell, G. (2001) Interview with Gregory Powell, New York, New York. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000108/.
MLA citation style:
Rhee, Sonya, and Gregory Powell. Interview with Gregory Powell, New York, New York. 2001. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc911000108/>.