SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"... stripped off and folded up like wrapping paper during the collapse of the buildings."
David Shayt

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"John Labriola, an amateur photographer carrying a Nikon digital camera on his way to work on September 11..."
Michelle Delaney
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"...when September 11 happened she knew what she had to do to create this book."
Helena Wright





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This wallet complete with its contents was found in the debris pile of the World Trade Center....
Jan Demczur, a window washer at the World Trade Center, used this brass Ettore Corp. squeegee handle...
These ID badges belonged to Comdr. Patrick Dunn, a victim of terrorist attack on the Pentagon...
This binder cover, marked “World Trade Center Tower 2 Observation Deck Smoke Detection Manual,” was recovered...