SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"There is a kind of optimism about human nature that comes through..."
Helena Wright

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"... I felt as if I was on Antarctica, at an Antarctic base of some kind."
David Shayt
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". . .we spent many many hours networking with individuals in various agencies to complete our job."
William Yeingst





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This purse belonged to Lorraine Lee, who worked as an administrative assistant at Aon Risk Services,...
This panel was part of Foam Truck 161 operated by the Fort Myer Fire and Emergency Services Division,...
These newspapers and magazines reflect media coverage of the September 11 attacks...
The Personal Alert Safety System (PASS) alarm was part of a Scott Pak breathing apparatus that was used...