SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...people were coming in from Japan to see that site and to leave offerings at the location..."
Peter Liebhold

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"John Labriola, an amateur photographer carrying a Nikon digital camera on his way to work on September 11..."
Michelle Delaney
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"What began as just a small name tag led us to this incredible rescue story..."
William Yeingst





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This silkscreen print by Andrea Arroyo depicts the Twin Towers in words...
This collection of office artifacts recovered from the World Trade Center debris pile includes a damaged...
This collection of commemorative material includes two cased medallions and a lapel pin...
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