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2014-09-10 16:20:27

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- James J. Laychak, President of the Pentagon Memorial Fund, accepted the Congressional Gold Medal on behalf of the Pentagon Memorial today. The Pentagon Memorial, along with the Flight 93 Memorial in Shanksville, PA and the National 9/11 Memorial and Museum in New York received the medal honoring the men and women who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks that day. The Pentagon Memorial's medal will ultimately be on display...

2014-05-15 23:01:47

After years of anticipation and countless hours of labor, today is the Dedication Ceremony for the 9/11 Memorial Museum. EarthCam is contributing to this momentous event with the release of a new time-lapse movie, documenting construction of the memorial pools and museum from groundbreaking to completion. (PRWEB) May 15, 2014 After years of anticipation and countless hours of labor, today is the Dedication Ceremony for the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Honoring the victims and heroes of the...

2014-05-15 12:39:13

NEW YORK, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lend Lease, one of the largest construction management firms in the world, is honored to recognize the completion of the National September 11 Memorial Museum. Lend Lease is proud to have served as the construction manager for the National September 11 Memorial & Museum. The 9/11 Memorial opened on September 11, 2011 in commemoration of the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. Designed by Davis Brody Bond, the Museum will display...

2014-05-14 23:10:01

Thinc Design is the lead exhibition designer* of the National September 11 Memorial Museum, opening to the public on May 21, 2014. Under the leadership of Tom Hennes, Principal of Thinc, the exhibition provides a broad range of information and narratives, allowing visitors to gain new perspectives on their and others' experience with the events of 9/11 and to engage with the complex world that is their result. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 14, 2014 In 2007, Tom Hennes, principal of Thinc...

2014-05-12 20:20:35

SEATTLE, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South King Fire and Rescue's September 11 Memorial will be complete today when Alaska Air Cargo delivers a 150-pound section of Indiana limestone that was part of the United States Pentagon before it was destroyed in the 2001 terrorist attack. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140512/86807 The fire department was recently awarded the artifact by the Pentagon, which is sharing pieces of the destroyed building to 9/11 memorials throughout the...

2013-11-12 23:00:36

EarthCam, the innovators in construction camera technology, are premiering their commemorative time-lapse movie for the opening of 4 World Trade Center tomorrow. New York (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 EarthCam Premieres Commemorative Time-Lapse Movie for the Opening of 4 World Trade Center. Boasting the tallest building in the United States and now the most advanced office building of the 21st century, the World Trade Center site will take the spotlight tomorrow with the opening of 4 World...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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