SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote

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"I thought it was really important to understand normalcy before September 11..."
Peter Liebhold
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"...his I.D. got him very close to the building right after the crash..."
Michelle Delaney





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