SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...The whole back of the fire truck had melted."
William Yeingst

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"...the immediacy of this situation is quite unusual."
Helena Wright
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"We walked into this room which was essentially a warehouse of material..."
Jennifer Locke Jones





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This collection of material from the White House includes a program from the National Day of Prayer and...
This craft necklace with its four pendants—a graphic of the American flag, a graphic of the Statue of...
This wallet belonged to Jan Maciejewski, a Polish immigrant who was a waiter at Windows on the World,...
These photographs, taken by firefighter Jon Culberson, are some of the first images of the Pentagon shortly...