SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...when September 11 happened she knew what she had to do to create this book."
Helena Wright

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"Mountains--mountain ranges of steel, of aluminum dominated the skyline..."
David Shayt
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"Now the challenge is to find the larger context that this all fits in..."
William Yeingst





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This crumpled piece of exterior sheathing from the World Trade Center was recovered from the debris pile...
New York State Trooper Rick Scranton and his search dog Theo used this equipment to find victims of the...
This damaged structural bracket from the World Trade Center was recovered from the debris pile...
This apron is covered with uniform patches from grateful patrons of Nino's restaurant, a relief center...