Search the Archive

September 11 / Gies #1006675

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 09, 2011
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Ground Zero: Scott Pelley) The losses for the Fire Department of New York on September 11, 2001 noted.

(Merrick, New York: Byron Pitts) The decision of the sons of New York City firefighter Ronnie Gies††, who died on 9/11, to follow in their father’s footsteps by becoming firefighters featured; video of Ronnie walking toward the towers shown. [Tommy GIES, Ronnie GIES, Bobby GIES – talk about the brotherhood, their father’s love of his job, losing him.] [Their mother Carol GIES – says she worries and never says goodbye to them.]

Pelley, Scott;
Pitts, Byron

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.