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."
David Shayt

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"...it will be years before all of the artifacts that are important to this collection will be in the museum."
Peter Liebhold
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"I have an almost visceral reaction to this."
Helena Wright





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This collection of business cards, ID badges, business ephemera, and motivational clothing documents...
This beeper belonged to Goumatie Thackurdeen, an employee at Fiduciary Trust Corp, which was housed in...
Ted Olson, U.S. solicitor general, received two calls on this office telephone from his wife, Barbara...
This heart-shaped tie tack, designed by Judith Jack and sold through the Nordstrom department store chain,...