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Citizenship Through Art: New York Historical Society Invites Immigrants To Learn In Its Galleries

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A painting of revolutionaries toppling a statue of King George III; President Franklin Roosevelt’s leg brace; a drum-shaped lottery barrel used to pull draft numbers during the Civil War — all are examples of artifacts used in a unique civics class taught at the New York Historical Society. The Citizenship Project, now in its ninth month, […]
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