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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"...the broader question of terrorism at the World Trade Center."
David Shayt
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"You started seeing them everywhere, and people were handing them out."
Shelly Foote





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This collection of material from the White House includes a program from the National Day of Prayer and...
Pentagon firefighter Mark Skipper wore this bunker gear (firefighting jacket and pants) and casual shirt...
This collection of equipment and personal possessions recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon includes...
This firefighter's pry bar, known as an officer’s tool, was carried by New York Fire Department's Lt....