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Items tagged "South Carolina": 13

Letter to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter was written by Katherine, the wife of a Chaplain stationed at Fort Jackson, SC. The letter introduces a song that she wrote for the city in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing.

Song For Boston

Digital copy of a lyric sheet sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The song was written by Katherine, the wife of a Chaplain stationed at Fort Jackson, SC. The lyrics encourage Boston that "Everything's gonna be alright."

Letter to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer, an attorney from Columbia, SC, expresses condolences for the victims' families and condemns "the 'Freedom Day' Boston marathon 'bombing.'" The writer also encourages Bostonians to consider beheading the perpetrator, if he "turns out to…

Letter 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 identifies herself as "a Christian living in South Carolina" and expresses condolences to victims, specifically Martin Richard.

Letter 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, an official from Charleston County, South Carolina, expresses his "heartfelt thanks" and "deepest sympathy" to the city and the victims. He notes the impressive professionalism of first responders and elected officials.

Card to the Mayor of Boston

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from the "Men of Lake Murray Presbyterian Church" and quotes Romans 12:13. It is signed by individual members.

Card to Mayor Menino

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is from a group of children in Westminster, South Carolina and contains a drawing of a butterfly, "a universal symbol of transformation."

Child's Drawing sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The drawing of a flower is from a child in South Carolina. There is no writing.

Child's Drawing sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The child's drawing is of a cross with the phrase "love God" written on it. The other side of the drawing is a smily face.

Child's Drawing sent to the City of Boston

Digital copy of a drawing sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The drawing is of a flower, on one side, and a cupcake with the message "sorry for your lost" on the other side.