Skip to main content


(9/9/04, Denver, CO) A group of nearly 630 Denver-area residents from 99 countries took the Oath of Allegiance and became United States citizens during a special ceremony tomorrow at the Civic Center Park. The ceremony commemorated "Citizenship Day." The Honorable James P. Vandello presided over the ceremony in a special session of United States District Court. Mario R. Ortiz, the Director of the Denver U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Office and the Honorable John Hikenlooper, Mayor of Denver, also participated. Mehret Gebrehiwot, from Eritrea, holds her daughter Delina Gebrekind, 5, in the shade with her son Ream Gebrekind, 3, before she is sworn in as an American citizen. (JUDY WALGREN/ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS)

  •  
Loading content ...
you wish to report:


...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK