Celebrating Freedom
Photo Credit: Mike Strasser, West Point Public Affairs
Among the highlights at the 125th anniversary celebration of the Statue of Liberty dedication, 125 recent immigrants from 46 countries swore the oath of American citizenship. Following the performances by the West Point Band and Cadet Glee Club, actress Sigourney Weaver recited the poem, "The New Colossus" written by Emma Lazarus.
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