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"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst

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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote
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"... it was a ball of metal about the size of a basketball..."
David Shayt

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Three identification cards belonging to Dr. Paul Wesley Ambrose, they were recovered with his remains...
This lithograph of the Twin Towers, printed in red and blue, was distributed to rescue and recovery workers...
This rescue helmet and vest were part of the Port Authority of New Jersey and New York Police Department...
Pentagon firefighter Mark Skipper wore this bunker gear (firefighting jacket and pants) and casual shirt...