Magazine Covers From Days Following September 11, 2001
The terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 brought the world to a standstill, with all eyes focused on New York City. Below are some of the more iconic magazine covers from the days and weeks following the tragic event.
The cover of Time Magazine's September 14, 2001 edition featured a chilling photo of the second plane crashing into the World Trade Center. The cover was named one of the Top 40 Magazine Covers of the Last 40 Years by the American Society of Magazine Editors. Included in the issue were stories of survivors, photographs and a salute to those who were killed.
The September 24, 2001 issue of The New Yorker featured the black silhouettes of the Twin Towers on a cover by Art Spiegelman. The cover was listed in the top 10 of the Top 40 Magazine Covers of the Last 40 Years by the American Society of Magazine Editors.
The September 24, 2001 issue of People Magazine featured the smoking Twin Towers and was titled, “The Day That Shook America.” The entire issue can be downloaded in PDF form on People's website.