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Items tagged "Chicago": 6

A letter and copies of a poem from a woman in Chicago, Illinois

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The author of a religious poem sent a letter and copies of the poem to Mayor Menino and the families of the victims of the bombings.

A letter and pamphlet from a religious organization called Loquate

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The religious organization Loquate sent a letter and pamphlet to Mayor Menino. The pamphlet outlines their seminars and the letter suggests they could be used for interfaith dialogue.

Message of sympathy and drawing of a mustachioed man in sunglasses from an Illinois student

Digital copy of one of the messages of sympathy sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombings by pre-K through third grade students at Zenon J. Skyuta School in Country Club Hills, Illinois. This card includes the sentiment that "Chicago is supporting you Boston."

Prayer card sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a prayer card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is titled, "A Healing Prayer to St. Jude" and was sent by the National Shrine of St. Jude the Claretians in Chicago, IL.

Prayer card sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a prayer card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The prayer card is from the National Shrine to St. Jude in Chicago, IL. The card quotes Jeremiah 17:14.

"Stay Strong Boston" poster from Copley Square Memorial ("From Chicago")

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Poster signed by Cleveland Elementary School in Chicago.