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Items tagged "Boston Police": 10

Letter from a Leander Independent School District student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter is from a Leander Independent School District third grade student in Cedar Park, Texas.

Letter from a Leander Independent School District student

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Letter is from a Leander Independent School District third grade student in Cedar Park, Texas.

After Michelle Obama's visit

My husband was admitted to Beth Israel Hospital on April 17 in preparation for heart surgery the next day. That afternoon, one of the nurses told me that Michelle Obama was visiting those injured in the bombing at Brigham & Women's and encouraged me to take a break and check it out. A small crowd had gathered, held at a distance by armed guards and…

BPD at B&W

This is another picture of the BPD along Francis Street on the Thursday after the bombing. They are lining up for Mrs. Obama's visit to Children's Hospital.

First Bombing Location

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Bombing site #1

A look into the chaos and scene at first bombing

Good Guys Exist

My brother (9 years old on 4/15/13) was across the street from Forum at the time of the bombings. In the hotel several hours later, he wanted to take a picture with the Boston PD and Swat team to share that "good guys" do exist and were there that day. Tear.

"Boston Marathon Collage"

I was born in Boston and raised in East Boston.
All my life my dream was to run the Boston Marathon.
Ran it in 1990!
Watched many Boston Marathons with my Dad and later wife and friends.
I made this collage a few days after the tragedy while I was taking art classes at MFA. I felt I had to do something. As an artist making the collage and…

Woman walks through One Run finish line as a spectator takes pictures

A woman walks across the One Run finish line as a spectator takes pictures. A group of runners approach the finish line behind her. A Boston police officer stands by the cheering crowd.Photos taken by MarathonFoto photographers at "One Run" (or #OneRun), an event held on Saturday, May 25th, 2013. The event gave runners who were unable to finish the…