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"Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11" explores how sports and athletes helped to unite the country following the 2001 attacks. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Philippe Petit's high-wire walk between the Twin Towers. AP Photo/Alan Welner.

Remembering Auto-Racing Fan Karen Juday

Left: Karen Sue Juday with her brother, Pat, at an IndyCar race (c. early 1990s). Right: Karen Sue Juday and her fiance, Richard, on a deck (April 1997).
Portrait of Scott Michael Johnson. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum.
Left: Portrait photograph of Gerard A. Barbara in his FDNY Class A dress uniform. Top right: Gerard A. Barbara wearing a Yankees jersey and baseball cap. Bottom right: Buttons from baseball games honoring FDNY Assistant Chief Gerard A. Barbara. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Joanne Barbara, Caren Barbara-Villarreal, and Paul Barbara.

9/11’s Furry Heroes

A child's drawing sent to canine responders. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gifts of the American Red Cross and Frank Shane and K-9 Partner Nikie.
Jennifer Louise Fialko in a field of lavender. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum.

Four-Legged 9/11 Heroes

Sirius, 2001, Ron Burns (American, b. 1954), acrylic on canvas. Collection 9/11 Memorial Museum, Gift of Ron and Buff Burns.
"Comeback Season: Sports After 9/11" explores how sports and athletes helped to unite the country following the 2001 attacks. Photo by Jin Lee, 9/11 Memorial.
Francis Joseph Trombino with his wife, Jean, and their children, James, Bovita and Lisa. Courtesy of Voices of September 11th, The 9/11 Living Memorial Project.