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Title Card: Flashcard. A 6" x 8-1/2" card printed full-color artist's reproduction of a flag quilt originally displayed at the World Trade Center in 2001.
Object Name Card, Commemorative
Catalog Number 2002.195.0004
Collection Hoboken Parades & Events Collection
Credit Museum Collection.
Description Card: Flashcard. A 6" x 8-1/2" card printed full-color artist's reproduction of a flag quilt originally displayed at the World Trade Center in 2001. Displayed in September 2002 on the coffee silo building of the former Maxwell House Coffee plant, Hoboken, facing the Hudson River. Danny Gans of the Hoboken Brownstone Company, the owners of the site, placed the flag on display as part of the commemoration of the disaster of September 11, 2001. A sailboat parade on the river was held on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2002 as one of the remembrance events.

An identification key to the 207 flags sewn into one giant one is printed on the reverse. The website for the flag is: www.theworldflag.net. Four copies on file.
Date 2002-2002
Year Range from 2002.0
Year Range to 2002.0
Search Terms Maxwell House Coffee plant
Caption front
Imagefile 013\20021950004.JPG
Classification Art
Social & Personal Activity
Ceremonies
Disasters