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Memorial in front of Boston Public Library

A crowd of onlookers taking photos of a makeshift memorial made up of flowers and an American flag in front of the Boston Public Library.

Marathon Sports storefront

The Marathon Sports location on Boylston Street was significantly damaged during the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A "Boston Strong" poster covers the boarded up windows.

Close-up of memorial in front of Boston Public Library

Makeshift memorial in front of the Boston Public Library. Includes flowers, flags, and a marathon medal.

Crowd outside Marathon Sports

Pedestrians and several police officers gather outside of Marathon Sports on Boylston St., which was badly damaged in the bombing.

Boy signing marathon poster at Boylston Street firehouse

Boy inscribing a poster reading "2013 Boston Marathon, John Hancock," at the Boylston St. firehouse. The poster is covered in handwritten prayers and notes.

Boylston Street firehouse

Photograph of the Boylston St. firehouse, with signs reading "Boston Fire E33, L15 Remember the Victims of the Boston Marathon, 4-15-13," and naming those who lost their lives: Sean Collier, Lu Lingzi, Martin Richard, and Krystle Campbell.

View of Boylston Street firehouse

A view of the Boylston St. firehouse with flag at half mast, showing signs dedicated to the marathon bombing victims. Firefighters from this house were among the first responders.

Signs on Boylston Street firehouse

Closeup of signs on the Boylston St. firehouse, reading "Boston Fire E33, L15 Remember the Victims of the Boston Marathon, 4-15-13," and naming those who lost their lives: Sean Collier, Lu Lingzi, Martin Richard, and Krystle Campbell.

Plaque at Boylston Street firehouse

Closeup photograph of a plaque on the Boylston St. firehouse, reading "Dedicated to the memory of Cornelius J. Noonan, April 20, 1890-Feb. 10, 1938, who departed this life through injuries received in the discharge of his duty. Erected by the Boston Sparks Association, 1938"

Marathon poster at Boylston Street firehouse

Closeup photograph of "2013 Boston Marathon" poster covered in handwritten prayers and notes at the Boylston St. firehouse.