SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"What began as just a small name tag led us to this incredible rescue story..."
William Yeingst

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"It was a very consultative process..."
Peter Liebhold
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"...they would gently clean the material..."
Jennifer Locke Jones





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This collection of New York Fire Department (FDNY) equipment recovered from the debris of the World Trade...
New York State Trooper Rick Scranton and his search dog Theo used this equipment to find victims of the...
This elevator emergency-instruction plate and four elevator frame floor markers were recovered from the...
This collection of ten color photographs taken by Christophe Agou documents the World Trade Center site...