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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.

Thank you card sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a thank you card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card thanks "all individuals that helped capture + killed" the Tsarnaev brothers.

Letter from Chatfield Elementary School

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston by a student at Chatfield Elementary School in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter addresses "Dear Boston" and the writer "[hopes] the people who are hurt are now safe and sound." The writer also states that "If I could go back in time I would go and stop the two brothers,"…

Letter from Chatfield Elementary School

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston by a student at Chatfield Elementary School in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer is "sorry for the bombing," and writes that "If I was there before the bombing I would disarm the bomber."

Letter from church youth group in Fresno, California

Digital copy of a letter from a church youth group in Fresno, California sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The author mentions relief that the suspects have been captured.