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Ground Zero Exhibit

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Helmet owned by Kevin O’Rourke loaned by widow Maryann O’Rourke. The case also included a cross that iron workers made from the iron of the World Trade Center. O’Rourke was one of 342 members of the New York Fire Department that died on September 11. Photo by Monica Lamadrid

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Photos by Monica LaMadrid

The Presidio Gallery inside the Bexar County’s former Federal Reserve Building will present Ground Zero 360, 9/11 Retrospective – 15 Years Later

The exhibit in recognition of the 15th anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The exhibit will include numerous artifacts such as heartbreaking “missing poster” ads, fragmented twisted steel and broken granite from the World Trade Center, the flag that flew over Ground Zero, and other harrowing visuals.



10.28.16 | 8:00 am
10.31.16 | 8:00 am
11.1.16 | 8:00 am

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126 E. Nueva St.
San Antonio, TX 78205



Admission is free.

About the Author

Monica Lamadrid
Monica Lamadrid
Monica Lamadrid is the Photo Editor of The Mesquite. She is a communications major. Monica graduated from San Antonio College with an associate’s degree in photography in 2013. She was photographer and then Photo Editor in The Ranger, award winning newspaper of SAC, in which she won two awards from the Texas Community College Journalism Association. Monica moved from Mexico to seek a better life and a career in photojournalism.

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