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Card from Minneapolis, Minnesota

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Minneapolis, Minnesota. The card states, "may God be your strength in this difficult time" and the author mentions the sentencing of the Tsarnaev brothers.

"Lady Boston" Print and Card

Digital copy of a print and card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The print is titled "Lady Boston" and is enclosed in a card from the artist who made it. The card contains a note from the artist, who explains that his children went to college in Boston and he still has many friends in the city, which…

Poster from the Copley Square Memorial with messages from various people

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Messages on the poster include references to "Boston Strong" and President Barack Obama's remarks on Boston in the wake of the bombings ("Boston is a strong and resilient city...so are its people."), among others. Geographic regions referenced include South Boston,…