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"... it was a ball of metal about the size of a basketball..."
David Shayt

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"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst
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"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
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This door panel was removed from a New York Police Department patrol car crushed by the falling debris...
This collection of business cards, ID badges, business ephemera, and motivational clothing documents...
This tool belt with tools, hard hat, face shield, respirator, cutting torch, leathers, boots, gloves,...
This crushed file cabinet was recovered from the debris pile at the World Trade Center....