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Reminiscences of Kristin Sebastian : oral history, 2002.

Creator: Sebastian, Kristin
Project: September 11, 2001 oral history narrative and memory project.
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Phys. Desc. :transcript: 38 p. sound recording: 1 sound disc (72 min.) : digital ; 3 in.
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note

Northeast Bureau Chief, ABC News.

Scope and Contents

Career: ABC News; 9/11: witness to airplane over West Village, description of scene near St. Vincent's Hospital, conflicting responsibilities to work and daughter; 9/11 professional response: formulas for news coverage, situation in newsroom, conflicts as New Yorkers and journalists; post-9/11: explanation of death to children, desire to help widows, parents' reactions and associations with Cuban Missile Crisis, role of broadcast media during crises, discussion of flag displays.


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