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BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"... it was a ball of metal about the size of a basketball..."
David Shayt

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"...not the sort of thing we would collect unless it had some extraordinary, iridescent story."
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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote





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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...