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Items tagged "Letters from Michigan": 6

Letter from the Common Word Alliance in Hamtramck, Michigan

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the Common Word Alliance of Hamtramck, Michigan, a Clergies Interfaith Organization. The letter states, "as leaders of different faiths and civic organizations, we were shocked and deeply saddened by these incidents."

Letter from an 8th grader in Michigan

Digital copy of a letter sent to Mayor Menino and the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from an 8th grader in Rockford, Michigan. The student expresses his gratitude for "all you and everyone else involved has done during this frightening period in America."

Card from the Presque Isle Academy in Onaway, Michigan

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from Presque Isle Academy in Onaway, Michigan. The card is signed by students and teachers, and states, "thinking of you with deepest sympathy."

Card from the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Benzonia, Michigan

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Benzonia, Michigan. The card states "our hearts and prayers are with you" and ends with the phrase "Anda con Dios."

Letter from a child in Mendon, Michigan

Digital copy of a message sent to Mayor Menino and the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from a child in Mendon, Michigan. In the letter, the child suggests starting a fundraiser to "buy books, cards, board games, cross-words, word searches, sadokus [sic], etc" for survivors of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Card from the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center at Central Michigan University

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the Mary Ellen Brandell Volunteer Center at Central Michigan University in Mt Pleasant, Michigan. The card includes signatures and states, "CMU is praying and thinking of you all daily."