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Items tagged "Maine": 5

Joint Resolution Honoring the Victims of the Boston Marathon Explosions from the Maine Senate and House Chambers

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the Maine Secretary of State and the Maine Senate and House Chambers. Attached to this message is a duly authenticated copy of the joint resolution held in honor of the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Letter from Hancock County Firefighters Association

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from the Hancock County Firefighters Association in Ellsworth, Maine. Accompanying the letter is a poem entitled "Patriots Standing Tall."

"Thank You" poster from the Copley Square Memorial.

Digital image of a poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. This poster features an illustration of a Boston terrier and is signed "Maine."

"We Care" poster from the Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a poster from Maine left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square.

We arrived in Boston by bus...

We arrived in Boston by bus from Maine and walked through town to the finish line to see a family member cross that line. We found a great observation spot on Boylston, just off the corner of Exeter, where we could see both the Jumbo tron and the finish line....we were under the French and German flags. Our family member was about 10 minutes from…