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Reminiscences of Kenneth Kelleher : oral history, 2001.

Creator: Kelleher, Kenneth
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 36 p. sound recording: 1 sound cassette (67 min.)
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Police Officer.

Scope and Contents

Background: childhood Queens; education: New York City Police Department [NYPD] police academy; career: NYPD Midtown South Precinct, Neighborhood Stabilization Unit Number Three, Ninth Precinct, Manhattan South Narcotics District, Harbor Unit commander; 9/11: arrival at World Trade Center [WTC] site after tower collapse, coordinated efforts of Harbor Unit and Coast Guard, loss of friends and colleagues; post-9/11: ferrying politicians to WTC site, increase in work responsibilities, intelligence work, coordination with Coast Guard and Interstate Commerce agencies, response and recovery work, impact on personal life.


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