SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...his I.D. got him very close to the building right after the crash..."
Michelle Delaney

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"...think about who we are and what our nation stands for."
Jim Gardner
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"What we are doing is building a collection for all time here"
David Shayt





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