Photo credit: 9/11 Memorial staff
Accession Number: C.2012.472.7
Dimensions: 12 ¼ in X 6 in X 14 in
Dimensions (Metric): 30.48 cm X 15.24 cm X 35.56 cm
Credit Line: Gift of Inspector Steven R. Saymon (Ret.)
Blackhawk brand pair of men's black leather boots. The boots are encrusted with dried mud and dust.
Steve Saymon, Captain of the Brooklawn, New Jersey, Police Department, reported to Ground Zero on the afternoon of 9/11, remaining onsite through 9/14. Saymon wore these boots while working at Ground Zero and preserved them in a glass shadowbox until donating them to the Museum in 2012.