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"Our heartfelt love and encouragement to all of you" letter from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

"May God give you peace as you recover" letter from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

"So proud of you all" letter from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

"Our hearts brake for your pain" letter from members of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

"Peace, God, Boston" card from a California student

Digital copy of a card sent to the city of Boston by a fourth grade student at Valley Christian Elementary School (San Jose, California). This card includes a message of love and prayers, and is decorated with the large words "Boston, Peace, God."

Card addressed to Boston from an Oakland child

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from an Oakland child. The card includes drawings of hearts and peace signs and states, "Peace and Love!" This card is part of a larger collection of cards and notes from Oakland children.

Certificate of adjournment from the city of Simi Valley

Digital copy of a certificate and letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the City Council of Simi Valley. The letter states that the City Council adjourned its meeting of April 22, 2013 in memory of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Letter from Calabasas High School to Jeff Bauman

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Calabasas High School to Jeff Bauman. This letter is part of a larger collection of letters and collages sent to Jeff Bauman by students at Calabasas High School. The author includes the phrase "everything happens for a reason" and offers…

Card from a child to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card contains the message, "stay strong Boston." The inside contains many messages, including Martin Richard's phrase, "no more hurting people."

Card from a child to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card contains the message, "We're praying for BOSTON." The inside of the card contains several messages, including Martin Richard's "No more hurting people."