Photos around Arlington County, taken Sept. 12, 2001. To commemorate the events of September 11, 2001, each year Arlington County encourages all property/home owners/tenants to display an American flag during the week of September 11th.
This After-Action Report (AAR) describes the activities of Arlington County and the supporting jurisdictions, government agencies, and other organizations in response to the September 11, 2001, terrorist attack on the Pentagon.
Arlington County, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the FBI hosted 850 First Responders from across the nation at a conference in 2003, to Learn from Arlington County’s Experience Responding to 9-11 Attack. Report of conference proceedings.
In the wake of September 11th, children all over the United States send cards and letters to the Arlington Fire Department. Sarah, from the Will Carleton Academy, Hillsdale, Michigan, sent the card above. Archived in the Virginia Room, RG 133