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Message from members of the Cobblestone Arts Center

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Message is from the Cobblestone Arts Center in Farmington, New York, and serves adults with disabilities. Item is a collage with the message "God bless you," and is signed by members.

Message from a Madison Junior High School student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Message is from a middle school student at Madison Junior High School in Naperville, Illinois.

Letter of condolence from a student at Dunn Elementary School

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings by 5th grade students at Dunn Elementary School in Arlington Texas.

"California is with you" letter from a member of Melo Park Presbyterian Church

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing by a member of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (California).

Letter from Chatfield Elementary School

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston by a student at Chatfield Elementary School in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter addresses "Dear Boston people" and encourages them to "Be strong about it, hold on and you will be fine."

Collage from Calabasas High School to Celeste and Sydney Corcoran

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Calabasas High School to Celeste and Sydney Corcoran. This letter is part of a larger collection of letters and collages sent to the Corcoran family by students at Calabasas High School.

Card from a child to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card reads "To: Boston From: A student in San Francisco" and has a picture of a rainbow. The inside of the card contains a drawing of four angels and the phrase "Be strong!"

"We Stand With You" card from a Girl Scout in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by Girl Scout Troop 1569 (Casa Grande, Arizona) in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This card reads "Boston We Stand With You, Be Strong."

"Be strong, be happy" card from a Girl Scout in Casa Grande, Arizona.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston by Girl Scout Troop 1569 (Casa Grande, Arizona) in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This card features many stickers and reads "be strong, be happy."