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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"...the response is 'No, go to Shanksville, Pennsylvania.'"
Michelle Delaney
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"I thought it was really important to understand normalcy before September 11..."
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These sterling silver earrings shaped like an American flag were made by a Navajo jeweler and marketed...
This collection of material commemorating the victims of the Pentagon terrorist attack includes a cased...
This copy of Soldiers magazine, dated September 2001, was recovered from the wreckage of the...
FDNY Battalion Chief Joseph Pfeifer wore this clothing and bunker gear on September 11. ...