SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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

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"I see our collections like a tree or like a big bush"
David Shayt
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"...we're very interested in the kinds of everyday stuff that Americans have used..."
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