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Items tagged "rainbow": 9

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child writes, "I'm sorry of what happened to your city. But, I'm proud though becase, you ran the race. That's a long race to run. That's why I'm proud of you. I will be praying for you."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a drawing and a message for the runners:

"We are preying for you

We are sorry for you

hope you get better"

Card from a third grader from North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child includes a drawing of a rainbow and flowers, and this message, "We hope the people in the hospidle fell better. We are preying. get well soon."

Card from a third grader at North Park Elementary School

Digital copy of a message sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

The child draws a rainbow on the cover and includes this message, "We hope you get better. were thinking of you. We are praying for you."

Rainbow card from Texas

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The writer drew rainbows as a message of hope.

"You are blessed" rainbow and flower card

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The author has drawn a rainbow and a flower on the cover; inside the card is a message of sympathy and strength.

"Keep your head up" rainbow card

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. The card is in the shape of a rainbow and on the flip side, contains a verse from Psalms.

Card addressed to Boston from an Oakland child

Digital copy of a card sent to the City of Boston in the wake of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings from an Oakland child. The card includes a drawing of a rainbow and a bird and states, "Please remember there will be happy days again." This card is part of a larger collection of cards and notes from Oakland children.

"Boston Strong" cardboard poster from Copley Square Memorial

Digital image of a cardboard poster left at the Boston Marathon memorial in Copley Square. Includes floral details, a peace sign, and an American flag.