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Card from a woman at the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from a woman at the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center in Springfield, MA. The card reads, “United we stand[.] Put life in Gods [sic] hand.”

Card from a woman at the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from a woman at the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center in Springfield, MA. The card reads, “We are praying for your physical and emotional recovery. God bless you.”

Card from St. Louis Charter School

Digital copy of a sympathy card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a fifth grader at a St. Louis Charter School. The card is part of a larger group of cards and messages from a fifth grade class at a St. Louis Charter School. The card includes a picture of trees and the student author has written, "Let…

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 includes Bob Marley song lyrics, "every little thing…

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, "I will pray for your friends and your family,…

Letter to First Responders from University of Connecticut student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student thanks the First Responders and asks the Lord to bless them and their families.

Message from a University of Connecticut 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 student at the University of Connecticut offering support to the City.

Letter from a Christian Brothers Academy student

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. In thanking first responders, the student writes, “I do believe that you were an angel to those you helped, and also a role model for all of us.”

Letter from a Christian Brothers Academy student

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. In the letter addressed to a "brave citizen," the student writes, “I believe God was with you through this trouble” and “you are very loved by Him.”

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.