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Letter from Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a student at Lakeside Middle School in Norwalk, California. This letter is part of a larger group of letters, cards, and drawings from students at Lakeside Middle School. The student author writes, "God bless you we will keep you in our…

Message to the city of Boston from Long Island University (LIU Post: Brookville, New York)

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card stresses the importance of family in overcoming tragedy. The front says "Children are a gift do not forget."

Message from a Madison Junior High School student (Naperville, Illinois)

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 teacher at Madison Junior High School in Naperville, Illinois.

Drawing from North Miami High School-Middle School (Denver, Indiana)

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The drawing says "Keep the faith" and depicts two anime-style people near a finish line.

Card from North Miami High School-Middle School (Denver, Indiana)

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The drawing shows runners approaching the finish line, and says "Boston Strong. Keep faith."

Letter from Westport Road Baptist Church (Louisville, Kentucky)

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Westport Road Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. The card states, "keep your faith and stay strong."

Poster and Letter to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a poster and an accompanying letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The poster says "We Boston" on one side, and "We will get through this together" on the other. The letter explains that the artist, Cody, is an eleven-year-old girl who wants to share her faith and hope with the city.

Letter from a student at Christian Brothers Academy (Syracuse, New York)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter is from a high school student at Christian Brothers Academy in Syracuse, New York.

Letter from a student at Christian Brothers Academy (Syracuse, New York)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter is from a high school student at Christian Brothers Academy in Syracuse, New York.

Letter from a student at Christian Brothers Academy (Syracuse, New York)

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter is from a high school student at Christian Brothers Academy in Syracuse, New York.