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"...people were coming in from Japan to see that site and to leave offerings at the location..."
Peter Liebhold

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"This was really a process of negotiation..."
William Yeingst
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Helena Wright

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Michelle Guyton, an artist and poet from Mobile, Alabama, created this interpretive scrapbook reflecting...
This collection of equipment and personal possessions recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon includes...
Pentagon firefighter Mark Skipper wore this bunker gear (firefighting jacket and pants) and casual shirt...
This tie tack, in the shape of a pentagon with an image of the World Trade Center, was manufactured by...