SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"What began as just a small name tag led us to this incredible rescue story..."
William Yeingst

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"They happened to be there on September 11 and they tilted their camera up..."
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"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
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This collection of steel from the World Trade Center includes a heavily damaged column assembly from...
This collection of material documents one family’s search for a missing relative...
Artifacts collected from Windows on the World, a well-known World Trade Center restaurant, include a...
This Skilcraft electric wall clock, which hung in the Pentagon helipad fire station, was knocked to the...