Professional photographer Robert A. Ripps took these images of the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, and of Ground Zero and its surroundings in the days and weeks following 9/11.

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September-October 2001

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"Two New Yorkers Stand on Opposite Sides of Memorial Structure in Union Square, Overlooking the Messages Left for Victims of the Attack" Village Preservation (GVSHP) Image Archive, accessed Dec 5, 2022,