Audio Recording Interview with Margaret McBride, Arlington, Virginia, November 27, 2001 (part 1 of 2)
About this Item
- Interview with Margaret McBride, Arlington, Virginia, November 27, 2001 (part 1 of 2)
- Contributor Names
- Bowman, Paddy, 1947- (Interviewer)
- McBride, Margaret (Interviewee)
- Created / Published
- November 27, 2001
- Subject Headings
- - September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
- - Rescue work--Pentagon (Va.)--2000-2010
- - Interviews
- - Personal narratives
- - Virginia -- Arlington County -- Arlington
- Personal narratives
- - Sound Recording, Non-Music.
- - Interviewee occupation: Pentagon, Public Affairs Specialist.
- - Summary: Margaret McBride was working at the Pentagon when it was attacked. She was watching televised accounts of the World Trade Center in her office when she heard a thud and noticed people hurrying from their offices. She left the Pentagon not knowing what happened but was later informed of the crash. She talks about the psychological state of people, the trajectory of the plane, its impact, the subsequent fire and damage, rescue efforts, injuries, traffic, and her post 9-11 activities.
- Call Number/Physical Location
- AFC 2001/015: sr372a
- 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:
Bowman, Paddy, and Margaret McBride. Interview with Margaret McBride, Arlington, Virginia,part 1 of 2. 2001. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000165/.
APA citation style:
Bowman, P. & McBride, M. (2001) Interview with Margaret McBride, Arlington, Virginia,part 1 of 2. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc911000165/.
MLA citation style:
Bowman, Paddy, and Margaret McBride. Interview with Margaret McBride, Arlington, Virginia,part 1 of 2. 2001. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc911000165/>.