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The pin on Dee's jacket was a badge of honor that each worker was given. Many traded pins with other workers from around the country some from as far away as Canada who had come in to help New York during the disaster. It depicts the Twin Towers and the American flag inscribed "The Salvation Army, NYC 9-11-01."

9/11 Pentagon Victims Honoring The Victims following the attack via Flight 77 on the US #Pentagon (One of the 4 Targets of #911) Remembering and Honoring the Heroes of 9-11-2001 9-11 #NeverForget #911 #Remembering911 9/11/2001

March 31, 1927: Cesar Chavez, who becomes the leader of migrant American farm workers, is born. His wife Helen donated his black nylon union jacket to the museum. If you've seen the new movie about Chavez, let us know what you think. Check out our guide to investigating this artifact with students.

July 23, 1885: Ulysses S. Grant, Union army general and president of the United States, dies in Mount McGregor, New York, just days after completing the final chapter of his memoirs.

9/11 The aftermath following the collapse of #WorldTradeCenter Twin Towers (Two of the 4 Targets of #911) Remembering and Honoring the Heroes of 9-11-2001 9-11 #NeverForget #911 #Remembering911 9/11/2001

September 11 2001 Memorial Bell in the churchyard of Saint Paul's Church across the street from former site of WTC. Honoring The Victims following the collapse of #WorldTradeCenter Twin Towers (Two of the 4 Targets of #911) Remembering and Honoring the Heroes of 9-11-2001 9-11 #NeverForget #911 #Remembering911 9/11/2001

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9/11 South Tower is Struck. #WorldTradeCenter Twin Towers (Two of the 4 Targets of #911) Remembering and Honoring the Heroes of 9-11-2001

This badly damaged American flag was found by a recovery worker in the World Trade Center debris at the Staten Island recovery site. Raised over the World Trade Center ruins and hung from the damaged Pentagon, the flag became a powerful symbol of patriotism, survival, and resilience. Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/slideshow/travel/2011/09/04/remembering-11/#ixzz1X0YXfgXc