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Card from First Baptist Church

Digital copy of a greeting card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The message in the card was written by a child at First Baptist Church in Savoy, TX. She's praying for Boston.

Card from First Baptist Church

Digital copy of a greeting card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The message in the card was written by a child at First Baptist Church in Savoy, TX. She tells us that she also wrote an "I'm sorry" letter, and that she hopes Boston is comforted by the fact that "even some 12 year old in a tiny Texas town…

Letter from Las Vegas, Nevada

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This letter contains a poem by author and a newspaper clipping about the poem from The Las Vegas Sun.

Letter from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This is a cover letter for a collection of letters from students at Shepardson Elementary in Fort Collins, Colorado. The letter is written by the mother of a seven-year-old girl who was at the marathon, watching her father run to raise money for…

Card from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card contains a picture of a rainbow, and the writer tells readers, "I LOVE bright YELLOW."

Card from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card reads, "You're Stronger You think" and the inside reads, "Look from the Lighter side" and contains a picture of a flower.

Card from Shepardson Elementary School

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card reads, "You are stronger" and the inside of the card reads, "than you think you are!"

Card from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card reads, "You are stronger than you think you are." The inside of the card reads, "you will be okay."

Card from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card reads, "Boston, you're stornger than you think you are!" and has several small pictures.

Card from Shepardson Elementary

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by a student at Shepardson Elementary in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card contains a picture of a rainbow, and the message "You're stronger than you think you are!!"