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The 9/11 Survivor Tree

The callery pear tree at the 9/11 Memorial is known as the "Survivor Tree".  The tree was named "Survivor Tree" after it lived through the 9/11 attacks on the World Trade Center.  In October 2001, the tree was recovered from the rubble with broken roots, a blackened trunk and only 1 branch still

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