Description Handkerchief belonging to Enrique Antonio Gomez. The handkerchief has a white, red, and gray plaid pattern.
Historical Notes Dominican Republic native Enrique Gomez lived in New York City with his wife, Teresa, and their three children. He and three brothers worked in the kitchen at Windows on the World high in the North Tower, often arriving by 8:00 a.m. to prepare soup stocks and other ingredients for daily service. On September 11, Enrique and his older brother, Jose Gomez, were at work. Jose was 45 years old. Enrique was 42.
Curator's Comment Gomez always carried a handkerchief that coordinated with his outfit. HIDE