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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"...not the sort of thing we would collect unless it had some extraordinary, iridescent story."
David Shayt
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"... I felt as if I was on Antarctica, at an Antarctic base of some kind."
David Shayt





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This Skilcraft electric wall clock, which hung in the Pentagon helipad fire station, was knocked to the...
This collection of material commemorating the victims of the Pentagon terrorist attack includes a cased...
Charles, Leslie, Zoe and Dana Falkenberg, who perished on September 11, 200...
This uniform was worn by Col. Mark Volk, Chief, Strategic Leadership division, Office of the Army, during...