Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks

Commemorated medallions fused together f
Commemorated medallions fused together f
Commemorated medallions fused together from the September 11, 2001 attacks on the Pentagon are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, on September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
A window shade and other airplane parts
A window shade and other airplane parts
A window shade and other airplane parts from United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania during the September 11, 2001 attacks after passengers fought with terrorists, are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Seatbelts and other airplane parts from
Seatbelts and other airplane parts from
Seatbelts and other airplane parts from United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania during the September 11, 2001 attacks after passengers fought with terrorists, are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
A flight attendent call button from Unit
A flight attendent call button from Unit
A flight attendent call button from United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania during the September 11, 2001 attacks after passengers fought with terrorists, are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
The vertical speed indicator from the co
The vertical speed indicator from the co
The vertical speed indicator from the cockpit of United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania during the September 11, 2001 attacks after passengers fought with terrorists, are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Airplane parts from United Airlines Flig
Airplane parts from United Airlines Flig
Airplane parts from United Airlines Flight 93, which crashed in Shanksville, Pennsylvania during the September 11, 2001 attacks after passengers fought with terrorists, are seen alongside other artifacts as part of a temporary exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Knives, scissors and other banned items
Knives, scissors and other banned items
Knives, scissors and other banned items recovered at airport security checkpoints by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) are shown as part of a temporary exhibit on the Septembe 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
A Transportation Security Administration
A Transportation Security Administration
A Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer stands alongside a temporary exhibit on the September 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers stand alongside a temporary exhibit on the September 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole speaks during the opening of a temporary exhibit on the September 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole speaks during the opening of a temporary exhibit on the September 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole speaks during the opening of a temporary exhibit on the September 11, 2001 attacks, at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, September 1, 2011. Running for for the 9 days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A twisted piece of the fuselage of United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: Commemorative medallions fused together from the heat of the September 11, 2001 attacks on the Pentagon are displayed alongside other artifacts as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A twisted piece of the fuselage of United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A flight attendant call button from United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A flight speed indicator from United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: Seatbelts from United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania are displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: Seatbelts and other items from United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania are displayed as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A door from a firetruck that was crushed by the collapse of the World Trade Center is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A fragment of one of the planes that struck the World Trade Center is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A door from a firetruck that was crushed by the collapse of the World Trade Center is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A twisted piece of the fuselage of United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: Items, including an attache case, that were recovered from the site of the World Trade Center are displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A flight attendant's logbook belonging to Lorraine Bay from United Flight 93 that was found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A flight speed indicator from United Flight 93 found at the crash site in Shanksville, Pennsylvania is displayed alongside other artifacts from the September 11, 2001 attacks as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
Smithsonian Previews New Exhibit Of Objects From Sites Of 9/11 Terror Attacks
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 01: A clock that was knocked from a wall at the Pentagon during the September 11, 2001 attacks is displayed alongside other artifacts as part of an exhibit at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History September 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. For nine days leading up to the 10th anniversary of the terrorist attacks, the Museum will display more than 50 objects from the World Trade Center, Pentagon and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in an exhibit titled, "September 11: Remembrance and Reflection." (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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