Columbus Day Ceremony
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- J. Winchester Adkins Student Sea Cliff, NY
- Edda Dumont Adolph First Secretary Bahamas, Commonwealth of
- Mariano Aloso-Buron Consul General Spanish Embassy
- Giampaolo Cantini First Consular Italian Embassy
- David Curfman President National Columbus Celebration Assn.
- Gentry Davis Deputy Regional Director National Park Service
- Richard Higgins Officer National Columbus Celebration Assn.
- Beverly Jensen Historian General Daughters of the American Revolution
- James Patrick Kiernan Historian Organization of American States
- Diana Meehan Chaplain U.S. Navy
- Ronald A. Sarasin President U.S. Capitol Historical Society
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