SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...he used his deep baritone voice to call out 'Follow my voice.'"
William Yeingst

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"...his I.D. got him very close to the building right after the crash..."
Michelle Delaney
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"Preservation for posterity, whose uses we can't even, or ought to imagine"
David Shayt





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