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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,…

Appreciation poster at Copley Square Memorial (Prince Edward Island)

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square, by Prince Edward Island, Canada. Messages include references to "Boston Strong" (and "#BostonStrong") and "Stay Strong Boston,"

"Andover" poster at Copley Square Memorial (Andover, MA)

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square by Andover, Massachusetts citizens. The One Fund logo sits taped at the center of the poster. Message that reads "The Healing Begins" taped next to One Fund logo. Handwritten messages are primarily signatures, as well as references to "Boston Strong" (and…

Boston hero Carlos Arredondo at the Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Fest

Famous hero Carlos Arredondo poses with his wife Melida (far right) and Massachusetts State Representative for Revere Kathi-Anne Reinstein (center) in this photo taken during the 2013 Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival. Carlos Arredondo's portrait was etched into the #BostonStrong sand sculpture to honor his actions during the Boston Marathon…

Woman and dog pose in front of #BostonStrong sand sculpture

Massachusetts State Representative for Revere Kathi-Anne Reinstein and her dog "Molly" pose in front of the Boston Strong sand sculpture created and displayed at the 2013 Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival.

Dog "Molly" poses in front of #BostonStrong sand sculpture

Massachusetts State Representative for Revere Kathi-Anne Reinstein's dog "Molly" sits in front of the Boston Strong sand sculpture created and displayed at the 2013 Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival.

#Boston Strong Sand Sculpture

A photo of the Boston Strong sand sculpture created and displayed at the 2013 Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival taken by Massachusetts State Representative for Revere Kathi-Anne Reinstein.

#Boston strong sand sculpture in sunlight

A semi-zoomed in photo of the Boston Strong sand sculpture created and displayed at the 2013 Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival taken by Massachusetts State Representative for Revere Kathi-Anne Reinstein.

Man carves #Boston Strong sand sculpture

A man puts finishing touches on Carlos Arredondo's portrait on the #Boston Strong sculpture at the 2013 Revere Beach National Sand Sculpting Festival. The second image is of the original tweet publicizing the photo.