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from The Atlantic

9/11: The Day of the Attacks

This photo taken September 11, 2001 by the New York City Police Department shows smoke and ash engulfing the area around the World Trade Center as the North Tower collapses in New York. (AP Photo/NYPD, Det. Greg Semendinger)

*9/11: Though nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks in New York, Pennsylvania + Washington, tens of thousands of workers safely escaped in the World Trade Center that day... Rise and Fall - Photographs - NYTimes.com