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Reminiscences of Vernon Joseph : oral history, 2001-2003.

Creator: Joseph, Vernon, 1958-
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
(see all project interviews)
Phys. Desc. :transcript: 83 p. sound recordings: 2 sound cassettes (146 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Office assistant.

Scope and Contents

Background: childhood Manhattan, NY; 9/11: voting, work at St. Luke's Church, receiving news of attacks, mother's experience, loss of supervisor in attacks; reminiscences of 1993 World Trade Center bombing; post-9/11: opinions on memorial services; support from coworkers, relocation to New Jersey, shift in priorities, increased spirituality; response to media, feelings towards Arab-Americans, opinions on Afghanistan and Iraq invasions; opinions on role of Israel in Middle East affairs; fear of subway attacks, fear of attending pro-peace marches.

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