Description (Brief):

This handwritten post card was sent by Leslie Whittington and family at Dulles Airport prior to their departure on American Airlines Flight 77 that was hijacked into the Pentagon. The postcard was cancelled on September 12, 2001. The message on the reverse was addressed to her sister.

Date Made: 2000

Location: Currently not on view

Recovered: United States: Virginia, Pentagon

Associated Subject: September 11 Terrorist AttacksRelated Event: September 11th AttacksAttack on the Pentagon


See more items in: Military and Society: Armed Forces History, 9/11, September 11


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Sara Guest

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0020.08Accession Number: 2005.0020Catalog Number: 2005.0020.08

Object Name: Postcard

Measurements: overall: 8.9 cm x 14 cm x .1 cm; 3 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 1/16 in


Record Id: nmah_1287634

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