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A letter from a family in Bartlett, Illinois

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A family in Bartlett, Illinois sends their condolences to the people of Boston.

A letter and copies of a poem from a woman in Chicago, Illinois

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The author of a religious poem sent a letter and copies of the poem to Mayor Menino and the families of the victims of the bombings.

A letter and pamphlet from a religious organization called Loquate

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The religious organization Loquate sent a letter and pamphlet to Mayor Menino. The pamphlet outlines their seminars and the letter suggests they could be used for interfaith dialogue.

Letter from a student in Springfield, Illinois

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A student in Springfield, Illinois sends his condolences and prayers to the people of Boston.

Card and letter from a woman from Springfield, IL

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A woman in Springfield, Illinois sent a card and letter to Mayor Menino and the people of Boston.

A woman from Willowbrook, IL writes to Mayor Menino with a request

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A woman from Willowbrook, IL requests a new boat for David Henneberry from Mayor Menino. David Henneberry's boat was damaged in the capture of suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

A letter from the president of the Village of Winnetka, IL to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The president of the Village of Winnetka, IL officially offers the condolences of the people of the Village of Winnetka to the people of Boston.

A card and scripture from a man from Springfield, IL

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. A man from Springfield, IL sent a card and Christian scripture to Mayor Menino.

Letter from Madison Junior High School teachers

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Message is from two middle school teachers at Madison Junior High School in Naperville, Illinois, who are writing on behalf of their students and colleagues. The messages in this set, written between 2013-04-16 and 2013-04-26, offer sympathy,…

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.