SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst

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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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"They happened to be there on September 11 and they tilted their camera up..."
William Yeingst





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This mass of fused coins was recovered from the debris of the World Trade Center...
FDNY Battalion Chief Joseph Pfeifer wore this clothing and bunker gear on September 11. ...
This cloth napkin came from Wild Blue, a steakhouse located in the North Tower of the World Trade Center...
These geographic information system (GIS) maps are part of a computerized project mapping the city’s...