SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...the response is 'No, go to Shanksville, Pennsylvania.'"
Michelle Delaney

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"... stripped off and folded up like wrapping paper during the collapse of the buildings."
David Shayt
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"Airplanes made this happen, so we could not ignore the airplanes..."
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This Skilcraft electric wall clock, which hung in the Pentagon helipad fire station, was knocked to the...
These three red, white, and blue crystal temporary tattoos in patriotic motifs (flag, heart, and abstract...
This burned paper currency and tin of melted coins were recovered from the damaged offices in the Pentagon....
This collection of approximately 1,600 images taken by Michael Garcia, Ssgt. Brian Boisvert, and Cpl....