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Facebook Status from April 19th, 2013

During the lockdown, I spent a lot of time texting with friends from out of town. This was something I wrote in a text that my friend Dan later posted to Facebook.

Facebook Status from April 19th, 2013

This was something I posted early on Friday morning, the day of the lockdown. It had been a long week and I had stayed up late the night before watching the news, so I was a bit frazzled.

Facebook Status from April 19th, 2013

I posted this message right after I woke up on the morning of the lockdown. I had just received an early text from Northeastern, informing students, faculty, and staff that campus was closed due the lockdown. While I had been up watching the news, I did not expect the lockdown. Because so many of my friends check Facebook regularly (especially…

Drawing and letter left at the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a drawing left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Drawing is of MIT buildings, a sailboat on the Charles, and an MIT police car. Letter is written by "Diego Cardenal" and references the citywide lockdown.

Officers searching for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in Watertown

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Transit Police block streets in Watertown during search for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Massachusetts State Police officers in Watertown

Massachusetts State Police officers outside Arsenal Mall in Watertown during the search for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

FBI agents outside Arsenal Mall in Watertown during lockdown

FBI agents and other police / federal officers outside the Arsenal Mall in Watertown during the manhunt for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Massachusetts State Police officers in Watertown during manhunt for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

FBI agents in Watertown parking lot

This photo was originally published by the Northeastern University Political Review in its coverage of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.