SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"I have an almost visceral reaction to this."
Helena Wright

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"I thought it was really important to understand normalcy before September 11..."
Peter Liebhold
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"This was really a process of negotiation..."
William Yeingst





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These three red, white, and blue crystal temporary tattoos in patriotic motifs (flag, heart, and abstract...
This piece of scorched limestone facade was recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon....
This crumpled piece of exterior sheathing from the World Trade Center was recovered from the debris pile...
This collection of equipment and personal possessions recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon includes...