SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"... I felt as if I was on Antarctica, at an Antarctic base of some kind."
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"...I called the unit, and the man who answered became our donor..."
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"The Smithsonian now has a fire truck door from the New York Fire Department..."
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This framed presentation plaque and two pole-mounted flags were recovered from the Pentagon office of...
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