SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
David Shayt

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"...his I.D. got him very close to the building right after the crash..."
Michelle Delaney
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"This was really a process of negotiation..."
William Yeingst





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This framed presentation plaque and two pole-mounted flags were recovered from the Pentagon office of...
This collection of 110 images was taken inside and outside the World Trade Center on September 11 by...
Artifacts collected from Windows on the World, a well-known World Trade Center restaurant, include a...
This lithograph of the Twin Towers, printed in red and blue, was distributed to rescue and recovery workers...