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Items tagged "Newtown": 3

Poem and Letter to Boston

Digital copy of a poem and its accompanying letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The poem, written by Gabriella, a "New York City Student," is titled "We" and dedicated as "A Tribute to the Boston Marathon Bombings." The letter explains that the poem "represents how the people of the United States…

Letters sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer expresses sorrow for the victims and says that the bombings reminded her of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown, Connecticut. The letter refers to gifts that accompanied it to the Mayor's Office, and asks the mayor to…

Message from the Sandy Hook Peaceful Arts organization

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The message is from the Sandy Hook Peaceful Arts organization in Newtown, CT. Included with the message is a "peace flag" the organization sends "to those who are suffering the consequences of violence."