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Plate

Medium: 
Whiteware
Description: 
Appetizer and dessert plate used at Windows on the World restaurant.
Credit Line: 
Gift of David Emil/N.S. Windows LLC
Object Number: 
2003.46.1a
Gallery Label: 
Part of a place setting used at Windows of the World, this dinner plate was borrowed just days before the 9/11 attack by restraunteur David Emil for a small dinner that he and his wife, Jennifer Crichton gave at their Manhattan home.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
47097
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Table base for Shrine

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
wood, paint
Credit Line: 
Gift of Chief Philip Burns and Firefighter John Misha
Object Number: 
2003.4a
Gallery Label: 
This base was used by John Misha, a 15 year veteran of the FDNY who volunteered during recovery efforts at Ground Zero. According to Misha, he found a length of chain in the rubble, and welded it to form a cross. He placed it on this base left by a little girl and a man who possibly had a relative who died on 9/11. Workers at Ground Zero and later Saint Paul's Chapel, left votive objects such as rosaries and crosses at the shrine.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
47031
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Air tank rack

Medium: 
plywood, metal
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.7
Gallery Label: 
This air tank rack was found in the vehicle graveyard near the Rescue 2 truck at Fresh Kills Landfill.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
46899
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Side light unit

Medium: 
metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 30 3/4 x 23 x 7 in. ( 78.1 x 58.4 x 17.8 cm )
Description: 
Model 79 Series light unit- white-painted, rectangular metal housing containing three light fixtures.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.5
Gallery Label: 
This inset fixture was removed from the back of the Rescue 2 vehicle brought to the Fresh Kills landfill.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
46898
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Damaged front door of Rescue Copmany #2 rig

Medium: 
Stainless steel, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 74 1/4 x 37 x 21 in., 200 lb. (188.6 x 94 x 53.3 cm, 90.7 kg)
Description: 
Severely dented red and white passenger's (right) side front door removed from Rescue 2 truck. Features a Fire Department of New York logo of the NYC skyline with the Twin Towers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.2
Gallery Label: 
This 18-71 series truck door and other parts of the Resuce Company 2 "rig" were salvaged at the Fresh Kills Landfill, in consulation with the Fire Department of New York and the men of Rescue 2. Located since 1985 at 1472 Bergen St. in Beford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, this elite company arrived at the unfolding World Trade Center tragedy on the morning of September 11 little more than fifteen minutes after hearing the alarm. All seven firefighters aboard the truck that day died.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
46897
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Neck strap

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Synthetic ribbon, plastic, metal.
Dimensions: 
Diameter: 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm)
Description: 
Neckstrap for identification badge printed with a repeating image of an American flag and "UNITED WE STAND" text motif. Held together with a white plastic clasp and metal hook.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ronald Moser
Object Number: 
2003.22.4
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
46705
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Identification badge for bomb-sniffing dog, Ajax Moser

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 9.5 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Laminated photo identification badge for bomb sniffing dog, Ajax Moser.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ronald Moser
Object Number: 
2003.22.2
Gallery Label: 
Louisville, Kentucky police officer, specialist in firearms and bomb sniffing dog trainer Ronald R. Moser, came to NYC to help in the WTC recovery process with his bomb sniffing dogs Ajax and Laika. They worked from 9/28 to 11/30/01 at other emergency locations, inspecting food deliveries to the Red Cross, all packages and mail, vehicles and supplies going to Ground Zero, and insured that ferrry boats at Pier 92 were safe for embarkation.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
46704
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bank safe deposit box and contents burne in the attack on the World Trade Center

Date: 
ca. 1970
Medium: 
Metal, charred paper
Description: 
Safe deposit box with burned paper inside and a set of keys (2) attached to a plastic keychain. Separate blueboard box containing charred paper (3).
Credit Line: 
Gift of Allen J. Baird
Object Number: 
2002.38a-c
Gallery Label: 
This box, which came from the the World Trade Center concourse-level branch of Chase Manhattan Bank, was found at Ground Zero in April-May of 2002. Allen Baird first rented the safety deposit box when he was a cotton trader at the Commodities Exchange during the 1980s. It contains financial documents, a savings bond given to him by his mother, and his first bank passbook, all of which were burned in the attack.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
1970
eMuseum Object ID: 
46365
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

"In Memory" We will Prevail

Description: 
A compliation of images of New York City in the days following September 11, 2001. In bound and CD formats.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles Joseph Mandracchia
Object Number: 
2002.25ab
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
46131
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Memorial collage/ mat board of a survivors efforts to find friends

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Paper, plastic
Description: 
Framed Aon ID card, 19 pages of notes and a Memorial card detailing the whereabouts of Aon employees after 9/11
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hilary North
Object Number: 
2003.72
Gallery Label: 
The artist was an employee of Aon who was late arriving to work on 9/11 because she stopped to vote. That day she lost about 60 friends and colleagues in the collapse. The collage is a collection of notes and scribblings she wrote down while frantically and tirelessly researching the whereabouts and/or survival of her friends.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
46090
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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