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Apron from Starbuck's worn by a relief volunteer at St. Paul's Chapel in the aftermath of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001

Apron from Starbuck's worn by a relief volunteer at St. Paul's Chapel in the aftermath of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Title
Apron from Starbuck's worn by a relief volunteer at St. Paul's Chapel in the aftermath of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001
Date 
2001
Medium 
cotton canvas
Description 
Starbuck's apron worn by a relief volunteer at St. Paul's Chapel in the aftermath of the 9/11 attack.
Credit Line 
Gift of Nancy Kane and Meg Lee
Object Number 
2002.56.1
Gallery Label 
In response to the 9/11 terrorist attack, Nancy Kane, a Starbuck's Coffee manager from Texas, followed her sister Meg Lee, who traveled from Texas to spend two weeks in NYC volenteering in the 9/11 relief effort with her church. Ms. Kane aqquired coffee-making supplies from a local Starbuck's, and served much needed coffee and hot beverages to relief workers who came through Saint Paul's chapel. This is the apron Ms. Kane wore while working at the parish's relief center.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group