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"...The whole back of the fire truck had melted."
William Yeingst

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" kind of have to set that aside and think of it as a curator..."
Shelly Foote
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"...think about who we are and what our nation stands for."
Jim Gardner

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This lithograph of the Twin Towers, printed in red and blue, was distributed to rescue and recovery workers...
This doll caricature of a female firefighter was recovered from the rubble of the World Trade Center...
This badly damaged American flag was found by a recovery worker in the World Trade Center debris at the...
This American flag was signed by the flight crew on Flight 81 (formerly Flight 93) on September 11, 2002...