SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

Browse Search About the Collection Curator Stories

See More Objects


Listen to Collection Stories

more on this object hear audio
read transcript
"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst

hear audio
read transcript
"...we don't really know how people are going to react to these objects."
Peter Liebhold
hear audio
read transcript
"...it will be years before all of the artifacts that are important to this collection will be in the museum."
Peter Liebhold





Credits | Privacy Policy
©2002 National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
This wallet complete with its contents was found in the debris pile of the World Trade Center....
On September 11, New York lawyer Matthew Farley used this BlackBerry wireless communicator to check on...
These two T-shirts are examples of commemorative clothing sold on the streets of New York directly after...
This beeper belonged to Goumatie Thackurdeen, an employee at Fiduciary Trust Corp, which was housed in...