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Items tagged "Australia": 5

Letter from a representative of the Australian Governor-General to Cathy Navin

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This item is the digital copy of a letter sent from a representative of Peter Hollingworth, the Australian Governor-General, to Cathy Navin, thanking Navin for her poem.

Letter of condolence addressed to Mayor Menino from Australian man

Digital copy of a personal letter of condolence from Australian man to the city of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter is addressed to Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino.

Personal letter of condolence to city of Boston from Australian man

Digital copy of a personal letter of condolence sent to the City of Boston by an Australian man in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Poster at Copley Square Memorial (various messages)

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Wide range of geographic locations referenced in handwritten messages, including Puerto Rico, Holland, South Boston, Newton, and Australia (among others). Many messages reference "Boston Strong."

I watched the tragic events unfolding...

I watched the tragic events unfolding on television in Melbourne Australia, and I felt for all involved because of the strong ties our two countries have, and we feel your pain as ours, god bless our friends the U.S.A.