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A card sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

A card sent to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Letter from Mayor David O. Archie of Tarpon Springs to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from Mayor David O. Archie of Tarpon Springs, FL. The mayor notes that the community signed a banner entitled "Tarpon Springs Loves Boston" and included photo collages. Poet Nancy Barquero-Gonzalez is quoted in the letter.

Card of thanks and pride

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This card expresses pride and thanks for Boston.

Letter from a Colorado mother

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This letter is from a mother of a 19 year old son, who advocated for the fair treatment of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

Letter from Chatfield Elementary School (Grand Junction, Colorado)

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston by a student at Chatfield Elementary School in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter addresses "Dear Boston people" and encourages them to "Be strong about it, hold on and you will be fine."

Letter from Chatfield Elementary School (Grand Junction, Colorado)

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston by a student at Chatfield Elementary School in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter addresses "Dear People of Boston" and the writer expresses sympathy for victims.

Drawing from a student at Rancho Gabriella Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona)

Digital copy of one of the drawings and letters sent to the City of Boston from students at Rancho Gabriela Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona). This drawing features people holding hands, and reads "I Pray For You Boston."

"Boston" acrostic from a student at Rancho Gabriella Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona)

Digital copy of one of the drawings and letters sent to the City of Boston from students at Rancho Gabriela Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona). This is a colorful "Boston" acrostic.

Letter of sympathy and solidarity from from a student at Rancho Gabriella Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona)

Digital copy of one of the drawings and letters sent to the City of Boston from students at Rancho Gabriela Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona). This letter comes from an 8th grade student, who expresses sympathy, and national solidarity.