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July 4, 1947 President Truman speaks at Monticello
July 4, 2012, marked the 50th annual naturalization ceremony held at Monticello. Since 1963, more than 3,000 people from every corner of the globe have taken the oath of citizenship at the annual Monticello Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony . These individuals come from far...
Join us and celebrate "the great birthday of our republic" and experience the 55th annual Independence Day Celebration and Naturalization Ceremony at Monticello. David N. Saperstein , former U.S. ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom and prominent Reform rabbi, will be the...
America's declaration of independence from the British Empire was the nation's founding moment. But it was not inevitable. Until the spring of 1776, most colonists believed that the British Empire provided them protection and opportunity. The mother country consumed colonists' goods, defended them...

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