SEPTEMBER 11
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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"...The whole back of the fire truck had melted."
William Yeingst
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"I have an almost visceral reaction to this."
Helena Wright





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This material from Jerry Henson, Pentagon survivor, includes his tie, trousers, and ID badge....
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