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Cover letter for an enclosed set of handwritten letters from a special education Grade One Reading Group in Worcester, MA

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. In this cover letter, Laura Clancy-Marek describes herself as an Instructional Assistant for the Worcester Public School system who teaches special education students in Kindergarten through 3rd grade. Clancy-Marek describes the idea of…

Letter from a Caldwell Heights Elementary school student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter from a Caldwell Heights Elementary school student and includes a card signed by his classmates in Round Rock, TX.

Letter to the City of Boston from Davis Bilingual Elementary in Tucson Arizona

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by the students of Davis Bilingual Elementary School in Tucson Arizona. The letter includes signatures from students.

Cover letter for "Butterflies of Boston items" sent from Ontario to Boston Mayor Thomas Menino

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Cover letter for Butterflies of Boston, made by Grade 4 students at Willow Way Public School (Mississaugua, Ontario). Letter requests butterflies be distributed "to anyone in need of healing," and indicates that the recipient's son is a student at…

"Butterfly of Boston" from student at Willow Way Public School (Ontario, Canada)

Digital copy of a paper butterfly. Butterflies made by Grade 4 students at Willow Way Public School (Mississaugua, Ontario) and mailed to Boston after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly reads "Boston Strong" and has American and Canadian flags, maple leaves, and the Red Sox "B" logo.

"Butterfly of Boston" made by student at Willow Way Public School (Ontario, Canada)

Digital copy of a paper butterfly. Butterflies made by Grade 4 students at Willow Way Public School (Mississaugua, Ontario) and mailed to Boston after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly reads "Boston Strong" and has an American flag background, with maple leaves drawn over it.

"Butterfly of Boston" made by student from Willow Way Public School in Ontario, Canada.

Digital copy of a paper butterfly. Butterflies made by Grade 4 students at Willow Way Public School (Mississaugua, Ontario) and mailed to Boston after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly reads "Boston Strong" and has an American flag background; maple leaves are drawn over the flag, in places. Message on the back reads "We support you" and…

"Butterfly of Boston" made by student from Willow Way Public School, Ontario, Canada

Digital copy of a paper butterfly. Butterflies made by Grade 4 students at Willow Way Public School (Mississaugua, Ontario) and mailed to Boston after the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly reads, "Boston Strong" and has a red and blue American flag background, with maple leaves drawn over it. Message on back includes phrase, "the red, white,…

"Butterfly of Boston" made by student from Willow Way Public School, Ontario, Canada

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly reads "Boston Strong" and has an American flag background, with maple leafs drawn over it. Back of butterfly reads, "Stay strong and believe in yourself! -Samarah"

"Butterfly of Boston" made by student from Willow Way Public School, Ontario, Canada

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Butterfly has an American flag background and has maple leafs drawn over it. Back contains a message, "Red, White and Blue stand for you BOSTON!" and is signed "Mei."