SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...people were coming in from Japan to see that site and to leave offerings at the location..."
Peter Liebhold

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"...we're much more comfortable collecting artifacts that are clearly historical..."
Peter Liebhold
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"...suggested endurance of our nation..."
Marc Pachter





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