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Sheet of shattered safety glass

Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 in. ( 15.2 cm )
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.15
Gallery Label: 
Found among other numerous fire trucks and equipment at vehicle graveyard at Fresh Kills landfill.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
52899
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Watch

Date: 
2001-2002
Medium: 
Plastic, metal
Description: 
Souvenir watch with WTC on face, American flag on band.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Object Number: 
2002.5.11
Gallery Label: 
This picture was purchaced by the NYHS in an effort to document the commemorative WTC souvenirs sold by street vendors and in gift shops after 9/11/01.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2002
eMuseum Object ID: 
52684
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Vase of imitation roses for Shrine

Date: 
2001
Credit Line: 
Gift of Chief Philip Burns and Firefighter John Misha
Object Number: 
2003.4d
Gallery Label: 
This vase of immitation flowers accompanies a shrine created by John Misha, a 15 year veteran of the FDNY who volunteered with the recovery efforts at Ground Zero.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
52651
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Pressure gauge

Medium: 
metal, glass, paint
Dimensions: 
diameter: 4 1/8 in. ( 10.5 cm )
Description: 
Pressure gauge with white face and calibrated numbers under glass.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.17
Gallery Label: 
Found among several other firetrucks and equipment in the FDNY section of the vehicle graveyard at Fresh Kills landfill.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
52618
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Shrine

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Iron, wood, marble, mixed media
Description: 
Metal cross made from welded chain links with accompanying plinth and base.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Chief Philip Burns and Firefighter John Misha
Object Number: 
2003.4
Gallery Label: 
This shrine was created 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 which he welded to form a cross. He placed it on a wooden altar 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: 
52569
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Plastic box

Medium: 
white plastic, synthetic straps
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 x 15 1/4 x 9 1/4 in. ( 25.4 x 38.7 x 23.5 cm )
Description: 
white plastic box with bolted-on 2" wide red straps.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.16
Gallery Label: 
Salvaged at Fresh Kill landfill.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
52568
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Ticket Stub

Date: 
2001
Medium: 
Printed paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 2 in. ( 6.4 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Ticket stub for September 20, 2001 performance of New York Philharmonic.
Credit Line: 
Anonymous gift
Object Number: 
2002.23.12
Gallery Label: 
This ticket stub came from a September 20th, 2001 performance of Brahams' "Requiem". It was the first concert that the Phillharmonic performed after 9/11, and dedicated to the vicitms of the 9/11/01 terrorist attack. The show, which was documented on videotape, opened with guest speakers and a rendition of "The National Anthem".
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2001
eMuseum Object ID: 
52562
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Bush Bombs His Future/We are an international coalition of millions

Date: 
2003
Medium: 
Foamcore board, watercolor paper, cardboard tube
Dimensions: 
Overall: 39 x 30 1/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 99.1 x 76.8 x 7 cm )
Description: 
Hand held demonstration sign; hand painted lettering in blue and black on foamcore and posterboard; paper tube handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Paul Gunther
Object Number: 
2003.51
Marks: 
handwritten in paint: "Bush bombs his Future / WE are an international coalition of millions"
Gallery Label: 
This sign was found discarded on 6th Avenue at 11th Street on Saturday, March 22, 2003 following the large march from Times Square to Washington Square protesting the war in Iraq. A cardboard pole serves as the sign's handle because metal and wood were banned from the march.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
2003
eMuseum Object ID: 
52338
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Side panel

Medium: 
Stainless steel, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 28 1/4 x 17 1/4 in. ( 71.8 x 43.8 cm )
Description: 
Side panel from Rescue 2. Damaged paint surface. Panel and hinge are both severely twisted.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.8
Gallery Label: 
This panel, which came from a series 18-71 truck,was found near other parts of the Rescue Company 2 rig that 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 Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, this elite company arrived at the unfolding World Trade Center tragedy on the morning of 9/11/01, little more than fifteen minutes after hearing the alarm. All seven firefighters aboard died that day.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
52154
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Rear doors of Rescue Company #2 rig

Medium: 
Stainless steel, paint, rubber
Dimensions: 
Overall (a, Left side rear door): 6 ft. 4 1/4 in. × 18 3/8 in. × 4 in., 100 lb. (193.7 × 46.7 × 10.2 cm, 45.4 kg) O
Description: 
(a) Left side rear door removed from Rescue 2 truck. Safety glass window is shattered. In red and gold lettering: "Res", and in white letters "Keep Back". (b) Right side rear door removed from Rescue 2 truck. In red and gold lettering: "Cue", "2", in white lettering: "200 Feet"
Credit Line: 
Gift of Fire Department of New York City
Object Number: 
2002.50.3ab
Gallery Label: 
This 18-71 series truck door is one of a pair which were found 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 Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, this elite company arrived at the unfolding World Trade Center tragedy on the morning of September 11, 2001, little more than fifteen minutes after hearing the alarm. All seven firefighters aboard the truck died that day.
Date Begin: 
0
Date End: 
0
eMuseum Object ID: 
52150
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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