SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...but the honor they were giving to the people, the work they were doing, is represented by these hand tools."
David Shayt

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"...they would gently clean the material..."
Jennifer Locke Jones
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"...as they become history rather than current event, we will be able to let the collections grow..."
Peter Liebhold





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This Massachusetts driver’s license and American Airlines credit card belonged to Judith “Judy” Larocque....
These sterling silver earrings shaped like an American flag were made by a Navajo jeweler and marketed...
This collection of approximately 1,600 images taken by Michael Garcia, Ssgt. Brian Boisvert, and Cpl....
This calendar, created for the Greenwich Village School in New York City, is illustrated with children’s...