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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"...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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"It was fall, people were wearing coats, so anybody could wear a tie tack..."
Shelly Foote





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This material from Jerry Henson, Pentagon survivor, includes his tie, trousers, and ID badge....
These geographic information system (GIS) maps are part of a computerized project mapping the city’s...
This collection of commemorative material includes two cased medallions and a lapel pin...
This heart-shaped tie tack, designed by Judith Jack and sold through the Nordstrom department store chain,...