July 20, 2012
Photos by Curt Yeomans
Holocaust survivor and German immigrant Benjamin Hirsch (right) listens to speakers during a presentation to new U.S. citizens Friday at the National Archives at Atlanta. Hirsch and Cuban immigrant Alejandra Utset Solano (left) spoke about their experiences as immigrants to America during the ceremony.
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National Archives serves as new citizens’ starting line
The federal facility, which held occasional naturalization ceremonies around special holidays in 2010 and 2011, has been hosting the ceremonies twice a month since January.