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
"So many people spoke by phone to each other that day..."
David Shayt

hear audio
read transcript
"...they would gently clean the material..."
Jennifer Locke Jones
hear audio
read transcript
"...when September 11 happened she knew what she had to do to create this book."
Helena Wright





Credits | Privacy Policy
©2002 National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Penny Elgas built a patriotic box to preserve this piece of American Airlines Flight 77, the plane that...
This Skilcraft electric wall clock, which hung in the Pentagon helipad fire station, was knocked to the...
This collection of ten color photographs taken by Christophe Agou documents the World Trade Center site...
This identification card was carried by Lt. Robert Cirri, a Port Authority Police officer, who died in...