SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"What began as just a small name tag led us to this incredible rescue story..."
William Yeingst

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"...it will be years before all of the artifacts that are important to this collection will be in the museum."
Peter Liebhold
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"...this was their thank-you to the museum."
Shelly Foote





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This framed presentation plaque and two pole-mounted flags were recovered from the Pentagon office of...
New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani used this cell phone on September 11, 2001...
This collection of commemorative material includes two cased medallions and a lapel pin...
This boxed commemorative coin (issued earlier as recognition for a job well done) was recovered from...