SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...asked him the big question: Do you still have that squeegee handle?"
David Shayt

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"I have an almost visceral reaction to this."
Helena Wright
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"You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out."
Shelly Foote





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This lithograph of the Twin Towers, printed in red and blue, was distributed to rescue and recovery workers...
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