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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 expresses "hurt" upon learning of the bombings, and notes that she started crying.

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 expresses her "sincere condolences to all those suffering loss and injuries in the terrible tragedy."

Card sent to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card reads "Thinking of you" and the inside reads "The God of love and peace be with you," 2 Cor 13:11.

Letter from County Kent, England, to "all Bostonians."

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. This handwritten letter is addressed to "all Bostonians" and "Dear AMERICANS." The letter recounts the writer's previous trip to Boston, which was on 9/11/01, condemns the attacks, and expresses sympathy for victims.

Card sent to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. Front of card reads "Thinking of you" and inside is a handwritten note "For 3 Young Children."

Card sent to the City of Boston from Wells, UK.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card has a picture of Wells Cathedral in Somerset, UK, and the inside is a handwritten note. The note is addressed "To anyone in authority" and asks that the writer's sympathies be conveyed to the Richard family. The writer refers to…

Greeting card sent to the City of Boston.

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The front of the card has an image of a flower, and the interior contains a message that offers the writer's "deepest sympathy on the recent disaster."

Letter from Councillor David Grant, Mayor of Royal Greenwich, London, to the Mayor of Boston.

Digital copy of a letter sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The letter, from the Royal Borough of Greenwich, London, extends sympathy to the City of Boston. The writer notes that the London Marathon included "an impressive period of silence" prior to the race start to honor the victims of the Boston…

Greeting card to the City of Boston,

Digital copy of a sympathy card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer addresses the card "To All The People Of Boston."

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 expresses "admiration, sorrow, and condolences to the people of Boston in dealing with the evil forces which marred the Boston Marathon." The writer notes that he "spent a very happy time in Boston in the 1980s."