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Drawing from North Miami High School student

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The drawing depicts an American flag and says "Boston Strong."

Letter from North Dakota to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a North Dakota child. The letter states, "This has effected all of America" and includes a drawing of an American flag.

Letter of condolence from an Ohio student

Digital copy of one of the messages of comfort sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by fourth and fifth grade students at St. Anthony of Padua Parish School of Religion in Fairport Harbor, Ohio.

Hearts card of sympathy from an Ohio student

Digital copy of one of the messages of comfort sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by fourth and fifth grade students at St. Anthony of Padua Parish School of Religion in Fairport Harbor, Ohio.

"I am very sorry" letter of condolence from an Ohio student

Digital copy of one of the messages of comfort sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by fourth and fifth grade students at St. Anthony of Padua Parish School of Religion in Fairport Harbor, Ohio.

"Dear Boston Ambulance" card of sympathy and flag drawing from a third grade student at Powell Elementary School

Digital copy of one of the cards, letters and drawings sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a third grade class at Powell Elementary School (Tennessee).

American flag art installation from Copley Square Memorial

Image of an American flag made of painted wooden slats left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square.

Boston Strong poster at Copley Square Memorial (Delta Phi Epsilon)

Digital image of a poster by Delta Phi Epsilon left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Includes pictures of Delta Phi Epsilon members and an attached pink ribbon.

Poster at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Features a Boston Red Sox "B" with American flag detail and the Boston skyline. The names of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and their aftermath appear underneath the skyline.