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"They happened to be there on September 11 and they tilted their camera up..."
William Yeingst

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"...We have convinced her that these shoes would be welcome here at the museum... "
David Shayt
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"...this was their thank-you to the museum."
Shelly Foote

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New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani used this cell phone on September 11, 2001...
This collection of equipment and personal possessions recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon includes...
This tool belt with tools, hard hat, face shield, respirator, cutting torch, leathers, boots, gloves,...
This doll caricature of a female firefighter was recovered from the rubble of the World Trade Center...