Photo credit: Michael Hnatov
Accession Number: C.2011.1127.2
Dimensions: 4 ½ in X 9 in X 10 in
Dimensions (Metric): 10.16 cm X 22.86 cm X 25.4 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Robert W. Gayer
Navy blue baseball cap with a yellow bill. The Secret Service emblem is embroidered on the front and "US Secret Service" is embroidered in yellow on the back. The cap is well worn and has a light coating of dust.
Volunteers of every age, background, and ability flocked to Ground Zero, intent on supporting rescue and recovery operations. Some signed on with organizations such as the American Red Cross and the Salvation Army, while others volunteered independently.