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Letter to Boston From Tennessee

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer, from Morristown, TN, expresses sorrow for the bombing and states that "God is with you."

Letter of sympathy from the Consul General of Guatemala to Mayor Thomas Menino

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from Patricia Lavagnino, the Consul General of Guatemala. The letter is written to Mayor Thomas Menino and expresses sympathy for those effected by the Boston Marathon bombings and solidarity toward Boston and the United States.

Letter from the General Manager of the Hotel Real Intercontinental Tegucigalpa to the Ambassador of the United States in Honduras

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from the General Manager of the Hotel Real Intercontinental Tegucigalpa and is written to the Ambassador of the United States in Honduras. The General Manager expresses his sympathy for those effected by the Boston Marathon bombings…

Letter from the founder of Shabnam Resources in India to the United States Ambassador of South India

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from M.R. Hubert, the founder and director of Shabnam Resources, a company in India. The letter is written to the United States Ambassador of South India and states that the company will hold an hour of prayer and silence for those…

Letter from former Secretary to the President of India to the United States Ambassador in South India

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is from P. Murari, former Secretary to the President of India, and is written to the United States Ambassador in South India. The letter expresses condolences and sympathy to those effected by the Boston Marathon bombings.

Wood covered in personal messages from the Boston Marathon memorial at Copley Square.

Digital image of part of a piece of wood left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Wood is covered in personalized messages from US states and Canadian provinces (among other areas). Many messages contain references to "Boston Strong." Several stickers and a photo have been affixed to the piece of wood.