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Letter to Mayor Menino from mother of St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The mother writes to Mayor Menino to introduce a set of cards from her 9 year-old son and his classmates. She encloses two photographs of her son.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "Hope you get better" and is decorated with sparkly jungle animal stickers.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "We pray for you" and "Pray for Boston." The student drew a smiley face and a person praying.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "Peace be with you" and "We pray for you." The student drew a face on one side, and a drawing of a person holding flowers and lollipops on the other side.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student titled the drawing "Lolly Pop World." It depicts a person surrounded by lollipops.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "we will pray for you." The outside is colored like a rainbow.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student drew hearts and flowers all over the card. The card says "Pray for Boston" and "We love you."

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "3 wishes: For you to get well soon. Praying for you!" It is decorated with hippopotamus stickers.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card says "Thinking about you!" The student drew four people, a dog, and a cat on the back.

Card from St. Paul's Catholic School student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student wishes Boston good luck and writes "God help Boston."