September 11 Digital Archive

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  • Collection: Thank You Rescuers Still Images

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This particular piece of destruction appeared much like the ruins of a modern day Roman coliseum.

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Another civilian trying to help. In some ways it was free for all with very little direction given

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This picture of the WTC ruins turned out looking surrealistic and ghostly.

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"While assisting in the recovery efforts at what is know called Ground Zero,I gazed up at was a mountain of rubble. While doing so,I saw an American flag haphazardly anchored onto a protruding steel girder by some of the rescue workers. It was then…

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"Thank-you for your part in defeating terrorists, helping the helpless, and giving your lives as the price for freedom. May God bless America. "

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A room with a view.

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This remaining wall reminded me of a church or cathedral

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This looked to me like the fires of Hell

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EMS ready to do thier thing........

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I met two guys from Los Angeles on the plane out from California and we formed a rescue and recovery team. These guys were trained in confined space rescue at an oil refinery.