Friday, June 20, 2008

Spring 2008 Naturalization Ceremonies

USCIS hosted a special naturalization ceremony at the Home of George Washington. Acting Director Jonathan Scharfen administered the Oath of Allegiance and offered congratulatory remarks.

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1 comment:

Julia said...

Hi!
I'm interested in getting in touch with the creator of this blog- I'm working on a documentary for the History Channel about the naturalization of American Citizens, and I'd would love to connect to you.

Please email me: julia@flickerflacker.com

Thanks!!
Julia