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D.C. Museum Celebrates Flag Day

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(Credit: CBS)

(Credit: CBS)

WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Museum of American History in Washington is celebrating Flag Day by hosting a naturalization ceremony for 20 people.

Tuesday’s ceremony is being held in the museum’s Flag Hall, a space in front of the gallery that holds the American flag that inspired “The Star-Spangled Banner.”

The 20 participants from 12 countries will take an oath of allegiance, the conclusion of the process to become a naturalized U.S. citizen.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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