SEPTEMBER 11
BEARING WITNESS TO HISTORY

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"...his restaurant was cranking, 24 hours a day, every day of the week with volunteer workers and donated food..."
David Shayt

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"...asked him the big question: Do you still have that squeegee handle?"
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"...The whole back of the fire truck had melted."
William Yeingst





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This framed presentation plaque and two pole-mounted flags were recovered from the Pentagon office of...
These newspapers and magazines reflect media coverage of the September 11 attacks...
This piece of scorched limestone facade was recovered from the wreckage of the Pentagon....
These three red, white, and blue crystal temporary tattoos in patriotic motifs (flag, heart, and abstract...