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"You will survive" flower card (San Antonio, Texas)

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The cover is a flower and the inside contains a letter encouraging the bombing victims to be strong.

Letter from student in San Antonio, Texas

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter expresses sympathy and concern for Boston following the Boston Marathon bombings. The student hopes "this letter gives at least some of y'all even just a small glimmer of hope."

Letter from child in San Antonio, Texas

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The sender writes that she will keep running for those affected by the bombings. She is also not sure why God did this but thinks they should "consider it a test of faith."

Message from child in San Antonio, Texas

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The child writes that "people will not get away with taking lives and limbs."

Letter to Boston from a student at KIPP Promise Academy (Washington, D.C.)

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student hopes the people at the 2013 Boston Marathon can run the marathon again. He "hope[s] this horrible thing will never ever EVER! happen again."

Letter to Boston from a student at KIPP Promise Academy (Washington, D.C.)

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student expresses sympathy for those affected in the bombings, especially given the hard work put in by the athletes running the marathon. He hopes the letter's recipient is not hurt badly and will get better soon.

Condolence card from a student running club in Colorado

Digital copies of a card and letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This card is from the 5k Run With Rocky running club at Van Arsdale Elementary School in Arvada, Colorado. The card has been signed by the students and expresses the wish of strength for Boson.

BOston Marathon 2013

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