SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"Airplanes made this happen, so we could not ignore the airplanes..."
David Shayt

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"...but the honor they were giving to the people, the work they were doing, is represented by these hand tools."
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"...why did the individual feel it was important to photograph?"
Michelle Delaney





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This collection of fourteen images of the Shanksville, Pennsylvania, crash site of United Airlines Flight...
This collection of office artifacts recovered from the World Trade Center debris pile includes a damaged...
These sterling silver earrings shaped like an American flag were made by a Navajo jeweler and marketed...
Michelle Guyton, an artist and poet from Mobile, Alabama, created this interpretive scrapbook reflecting...