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The Capitol Visitor Center is closed for tours. All tours are cancelled. We regret any inconvenience this may cause you, and we look forward to welcoming you to the Capitol Visitor Center at a future date.

Talking Points

Meet at the entrance to Exhibition Hall.

Friday, October 6 – 1:30 p.m.
By the end of World War I, more than 120,000 U.S. military veterans became citizens as a direct consequence of their military service, beginning a tradition of service-based naturalization. Library of Congress Liaison Specialist Owen Rogers explores the intersection of immigration and World War I military service. Presented in conjunction with Congress and the World Wars on display in Exhibition Hall. Meet at the entrance to Exhibition Hall.