SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...but the honor they were giving to the people, the work they were doing, is represented by these hand tools."
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"... a crashing crescendo of sound—smashing steel into these barges..."
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"... it was a ball of metal about the size of a basketball..."
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Michelle Guyton, an artist and poet from Mobile, Alabama, created this interpretive scrapbook reflecting...
This collection of 110 images was taken inside and outside the World Trade Center on September 11 by...
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