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Card sent to the City of Boston from Wells, UK.

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 has a picture of Wells Cathedral in Somerset, UK, and the inside is a handwritten note. The note is addressed "To anyone in authority" and asks that the writer's sympathies be conveyed to the Richard family. The writer refers to…

Letter from Councillor David Grant, Mayor of Royal Greenwich, London, to the Mayor of Boston.

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter, from the Royal Borough of Greenwich, London, extends sympathy to the City of Boston. The writer notes that the London Marathon included "an impressive period of silence" prior to the race start to honor the victims of the Boston…

Greeting card to the City of Boston from London, England

Digital copy of a sympathy card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer addresses the card "To All The People Of Boston."

Letter sent to the American Embassy of London, England

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The sympathy card is addressed to President Barack Obama from an individual living in London. The card contains prayers and condolences to those affected by the Boston Marathon Bombings.

Postcard expressing sympathy sent to the United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The postcard depicts the countryside of Hastings, UK on one side and contains a handwritten expression of sympathy on the other side. The postcard is addressed to the United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom.

Signed poster left at the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square by AIR. Poster features message stating that "AIR is Boston Strong." Signed by AIRʻs international offices: London, Munich, Singapore, San Francisco, Beijing, Tokyo, and Boston.