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Title Transcriptions of responses to weblog "This is Really Happening" by Robert P. Guglielmetti re World Trade Center disaster, Hoboken, ca. Sept. 2001.
Object Name Documents
Catalog Number 2003.066.0014
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Gift of Raymond Smith.
Scope & Content Transcriptions of responses to weblog "This is Really Happening" by Robert P. Guglielmetti re World Trade Center disaster, Hoboken, Sept., 12, 2001. Transcription date not given. Original posting by Guglielmetti on the World Wide Web, www.rumblestrip.org. Responses undated except for one. Six leaves, 8-1/2" x 11", unpaginated, date printed not indicated.

Response of Sept. 14, 2001 from Sara Giannakakis of Glenwood Primary School, Rome, Georgia; another undated from a Tina Moore, mother a child who participated in the flag project and was a volunteer and president of the Parent-Teachers Organization at the school. The rest are signed only with first names or are anonymous.

From the text contents, it can be found that the responses cover a range of time from a period near the event to the end of 2001, approximately after the Georgia Children's Memorial Flag was placed on display at Pier A for an undetermined period of time.

The original web posting recounted Guglielmetti's recollections and reactions to the events of the previous day including conversations with his wife, Brenda King. This story was read by the individuals in Georgia and became the motivation for their creation of the Georgia Children's Memorial Flag project.

People Guglielmetti, Robert
King, Brenda
Giannakakis, Sara
Moore, Tina
Date 2001
Year Range from 2001
Search Terms September 11th
Pier A
Caption leaf 1 of 6
Imagefile 022\20030660014.JPG
Classification Disasters
Art
Social & Personal Activity
Domestic Life
Schools
Parks
Ceremonies