SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...there were really no large objects recovered..."
William Yeingst

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"...We have convinced her that these shoes would be welcome here at the museum... "
David Shayt
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"Objects are witness to the fact that something did exist in the past"
Helena Wright





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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...
This boxed commemorative coin (issued earlier as recognition for a job well done) was recovered from...
This collection of twenty-five photographs taken by amateur photographer Seymour Levy documents the World...