Photo credit: 9/11 Memorial staff
Accession Number: C.2010.9.1332
Dimensions: 11 in X 8.5 in
Dimensions (Metric): 27.94 cm X 21.59 cm
Credit Line: The Michael Ragsdale 9/11 Aftermath Paper Ephemera Collection
American Red Cross flier offering "Assistance for those Affected by the World Trade Center Disaster."
Within hours of the attack, staff and volunteers with the American Red Cross arrived in large numbers at the World Trade Center site to distribute water, food, and supplies to rescue workers. Red Cross mobile feeding and supply stations were a regular presence at Ground Zero. Disaster and mental health services were also made available for individuals across the city.