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Making the Tough Choices: A Q&A with Curators of the 9/11 Museum

Jan Ramirez, left, and Amy Weinstein. Photo: Carl Glassman, Tribeca Trib

By Carl Glassman Tribeca Trib Jan Ramirez is chief curator and Amy Weinstein is associate director of collections and senior oral historian at the Na­tional September 11 Memorial & Mu­seum. The Trib interviewed them about their work at the museum, which opened last month. The dominant artifacts rising up into the museum atrium are the […]

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Items in 9/11 Museum Gift Shop to be Scrutinized by Victims’ Families

By Corky Siemaszko New York Daily News That cringeworthy U.S.-shaped cheese platter with hearts marking the spots where Al Qaeda terrorists crashed the hijacked planes has been yanked from the gift shop at the 9/11 museum. And the rest of the items on sale at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum are going to […]

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Service members promoted at 9/11 memorial

Navy Lt. Christopher Mikell and his family Aaron Showalter/NY Daily News

Associated Press Seventeen service members participated in a re-enlistment and promotion ceremony Friday at the 9/11 Memorial Museum. Navy Lt. Christopher Mikell had the honor of his daughter, Addyson, 2, attaching his new bars to his uniform.

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