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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote

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"What we are doing is building a collection for all time here"
David Shayt
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". . .we spent many many hours networking with individuals in various agencies to complete our job."
William Yeingst

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This book contains over 300 messages and drawings from the citizens of Mountain View, California...
This craft necklace with its four pendants—a graphic of the American flag, a graphic of the Statue of...
This M&M dispenser, soot-covered calendar, and desk copy of the U.S. Army code were recovered from the...
This collection of flight attendant Lorraine Bay's artifacts recovered from the wreckage of United Airlines...