SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"What began as just a small name tag led us to this incredible rescue story..."
William Yeingst

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"... a crashing crescendo of sound—smashing steel into these barges..."
David Shayt
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"...they would gently clean the material..."
Jennifer Locke Jones





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This framed presentation plaque and two pole-mounted flags were recovered from the Pentagon office of...
Artifacts collected from Windows on the World, a well-known World Trade Center restaurant, include a...
This crushed file cabinet was recovered from the debris pile at the World Trade Center....
Three identification cards belonging to Dr. Paul Wesley Ambrose, they were recovered with his remains...