SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...but the honor they were giving to the people, the work they were doing, is represented by these hand tools."
David Shayt

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"...think about who we are and what our nation stands for."
Jim Gardner
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"...it will be years before all of the artifacts that are important to this collection will be in the museum."
Peter Liebhold





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Charles, Leslie, Zoe and Dana Falkenberg, who perished on September 11, 200...
This uniform (skirt, jacket, and lapel pin) was worn by Beatriz Susana Genoves, a greeter for the Windows...
This collection of ten color photographs taken by Christophe Agou documents the World Trade Center site...
This uniform was worn by Col. Mark Volk, Chief, Strategic Leadership division, Office of the Army, during...