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
"... I felt as if I was on Antarctica, at an Antarctic base of some kind."
David Shayt

hear audio
read transcript
"Preservation for posterity, whose uses we can't even, or ought to imagine"
David Shayt
hear audio
read transcript
"...not the sort of thing we would collect unless it had some extraordinary, iridescent story."
David Shayt





Credits | Privacy Policy
©2002 National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Jules Naudet used this camera to film the only known footage of the first airplane hitting the north...
This copy of Soldiers magazine, dated September 2001, was recovered from the wreckage of the...
This commemorative pamphlet, published by the Christian Embassy, was distributed at Washington, D.C.,...
This collection of World Trade Center tourist souvenirs was recovered from the debris of the World Trade...