SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"... stripped off and folded up like wrapping paper during the collapse of the buildings."
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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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"... it was a ball of metal about the size of a basketball..."
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This collection of commemorative material includes two cased medallions and a lapel pin...
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