Since Mother’s Day is this weekend, we take a look at children in the city. Spring had sprung
on April 28, 1942, as these mothers strolled with their babies for a walk on Boston Common.
A few pigeons followed along for some treats. See the full gallery here.
Leanne Burden Seidel and Lisa Tuite
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