SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"Airplanes made this happen, so we could not ignore the airplanes..."
David Shayt

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"We sat down as a staff, almost like a family around the kitchen table..."
Peter Liebhold
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Jennifer Locke Jones





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