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Fourth of July scenes from the Esplanade

State Police ordered an evacuation at the Esplanade.

Faiz Siddiqui for the Boston Globe

State Police ordered an evacuation at the Esplanade.

Below are social media updates from Claire McNeill, Oliver Ortega, Zachary Sampson, Faiz Siddiqui, and Globe photographers from the Esplanade:

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