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
"...We have convinced her that these shoes would be welcome here at the museum... "
David Shayt

hear audio
read transcript
"...you kind of have to set that aside and think of it as a curator..."
Shelly Foote
hear audio
read transcript
"We think of photographs as objects, not just as graphics..."
Michelle Delaney





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...