New-York Historical Society celebrates July 4 with reading of Declaration of Independence
Families looking for a historical perspective of our Independence Day attended the New-York Historical Society Wednesday. Visitors learned about what it took to create our freedom and then maintain it. Franklin Delano Roosevelt read the Declaration of Independence and World War II reenactors talked about the war effort and how it affected soldiers and society.
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New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
at Richard Gilder Way (77th Street)
New York, NY 10024