New Americans welcomed in Berkshire County

August 10, 2018 12:57 PM

STOCKBRIDGE, Mass. - The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts was welcoming new Americans on Friday.

The museum partnered with the Berkshire Immigrant Center to host their annual citizenship naturalization ceremony.

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The museum says the ceremony serves as a timely and important reminder of the themes expressed in FDR's original 1941 speech, which were illustrated later in Rockwell's paintings.


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