SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...the broader question of terrorism at the World Trade Center."
David Shayt

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"We think of photographs as objects, not just as graphics..."
Michelle Delaney
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"...we're much more comfortable collecting artifacts that are clearly historical..."
Peter Liebhold





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Michelle Guyton, an artist and poet from Mobile, Alabama, created this interpretive scrapbook reflecting...
This collection of clothing worn by New York City Mayor Rudolf Giuliani includes a hat, boots, and two...
This heart-shaped tie tack, designed by Judith Jack and sold through the Nordstrom department store chain,...
This collection of material from the White House includes a program from the National Day of Prayer and...