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Letter from Mentoring Matters in New York

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Mentoring Matters in Riverhead, Long Island, New York. Attached to the letter is a card signed by students and teachers. The letter states, "please add this card to your memorial and note that we on Long Island feel the pain of this horrible…

Letters from Caddo Middle Magnet school

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino and the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from an American history teacher at Caddo Middle Magnet school in Shreveport, Louisiana. The letter states, "you give the students REAL heroes to look up to." Attached to this message is a letter from a Caddo Middle Magnet student,…

Card to Boston

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card was drawn by children from New York, who encourage Boston to not be scared.

Card to Jane Richard from Sylvania, Ohio

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card, sent by a teacher, explains that she had her students write cards to Jane Richard. She sends thoughts and prayers to Jane, who she thinks is "one courageous young lady."

Letter to Jane Richard from student in Sylvania, Ohio

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student promises that "everything will get better" and that people are praying for Jane and her family.

Card to the Mayor of Boston

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from the "Men of Lake Murray Presbyterian Church" and quotes Romans 12:13. It is signed by individual members.

Prayer card sent to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a prayer card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from the Sacred Heart Monastery in Hales Corner, WI. The prayer is titled, "A Prayer for Healing."

Condolence card 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.

Prayers 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 the City of Boston

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