SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote

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"Mountains--mountain ranges of steel, of aluminum dominated the skyline..."
David Shayt
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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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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...