SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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

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"John Labriola, an amateur photographer carrying a Nikon digital camera on his way to work on September 11..."
Michelle Delaney
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"Mountains--mountain ranges of steel, of aluminum dominated the skyline..."
David Shayt





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Three identification cards belonging to Dr. Paul Wesley Ambrose, they were recovered with his remains...
This piece of coiled reinforcement bar from a concrete building column was recovered from the wreckage...
This book contains over 300 messages and drawings from the citizens of Mountain View, California...
Roe Bianculli-Taylor used this cell phone to learn about the September 11 attacks as she commuted to...