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Items tagged "Boston Red Sox": 50

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes drawings of the logos of Boston teams and this message, "Dear Boston Marathon. We hope you get beter. We are thinking aboute you."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child draws different-colored socks - presumably in reference to the Boston Red Sox - and includes the message, "We feel sorry for you. We hope your city recovers soon. We hope you recover soon. I (We) hope this never happens again. One day…

Card from UCONN Student

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The student thanks the First Responders and says they restored her faith in humanity after the bombings.

Letter to the City of Boston from School Children in List Format

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a class of young students. The letter features a numbered list of statements of sympathy by each student. Most of the statements offer hopes that the city will recover or offer apologies for what happened. The end of the letter features a photo…

Letter of well-wishes from a student at Rancho Gabriella Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona)

Digital copy of one of the drawings and letters sent to the City of Boston from students at Rancho Gabriela Elementary School (Surprise, Arizona). This letter expresses the hope that the injured "overcome and move on" and includes Boston Red Sox and Boston Celtics drawings.

Boston Strong poster at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a Boston Strong poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Includes an American Flag skyline graphic. Handwritten messages include references to "Boston Strong," "Never Forget," and prayers / God. Several messages directed to first responders.

Poster at Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Features a Boston Red Sox "B" with American flag detail and the Boston skyline. The names of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and their aftermath appear underneath the skyline.

"B Strong" Boston Red Sox poster from Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of an poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The words "Medical Tent R.N.'s" are written in large letters at the top of the poster (Registered Nurses).

Hardhats and Boston sports helmets from the Boston Marathon memorial at Copley Square.

Image of hardhats and Boston sports helmets from the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Personal messages written on helmets, including references to religion and "Boston Strong." Sports helmets are New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox miniatures.

"B Strong" poster from the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. The poster is hand-painted and reads "B Strong." The "B" is modeled after the Boston Red Sox logo..