The high winds shredded part of this flag.
This pirogue was used to rescue Katrina survivors.
This garage door was particularly moving to me because of the note about the owner wanting to bury his family's dog, though their cats apparently survived. The exhibit explained a bit about the X-Codes shown here. One source says, "Investigation of the code revealed that this graphic is clearly prescribed by the Urban Search & Rescue (US&R) Task Force manuals. As I learned to decipher the codes, I found that each included a date, a time, an identification of the search unit, and sometimes other information about hazards encountered. Whether anyone was found, alive or not, was recorded in the bottom quadrant."