SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"And then I started noticing the safety pin jewelry."
Shelly Foote

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"...it will be years before all of the artifacts that are important to this collection will be in the museum."
Peter Liebhold
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"John Labriola, an amateur photographer carrying a Nikon digital camera on his way to work on September 11..."
Michelle Delaney





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These photographs, taken by firefighter Jon Culberson, are some of the first images of the Pentagon shortly...
This commemorative pamphlet, published by the Christian Embassy, was distributed at Washington, D.C.,...
This uniform (skirt, jacket, and lapel pin) was worn by Beatriz Susana Genoves, a greeter for the Windows...
This collection of World Trade Center tourist souvenirs was recovered from the debris of the World Trade...