SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

Browse Search About the Collection Curator Stories

See More Objects


Listen to Collection Stories

more on this object hear audio
read transcript
"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst

hear audio
read transcript
"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
David Shayt
hear audio
read transcript
"What we are doing is building a collection for all time here"
David Shayt





Credits | Privacy Policy
©2002 National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
This wallet belonged to Jan Maciejewski, a Polish immigrant who was a waiter at Windows on the World,...
This Massachusetts driver’s license and American Airlines credit card belonged to Judith “Judy” Larocque....
This collection of approximately 1,600 images taken by Michael Garcia, Ssgt. Brian Boisvert, and Cpl....
Roe Bianculli-Taylor used this cell phone to learn about the September 11 attacks as she commuted to...