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July 4, 2017

In celebration of the 241st anniversary of American independence, the VHS hosted a full day of patriotic festivities, including a large-scale citizenship naturalization ceremony, live music, and much more. More than 1,300 people attended the 2017 Independence Day Celebration.

Independence Day Celebration (7/4/17) from Virginia Historical Society on Vimeo.

Independence Celebration at the Virginia Historical Society on July 4, 2017
In celebration of the 241st anniversary of American independence, the VHS hosted a full day of patriotic festivities, including a large-scale citizenship naturalization ceremony, live music, and much more. More than 1,300 people attended the 2017 Independence Day Celebration.