Monthly Archives: July 2013

Relive a Boy’s Journey to America

Seymour Rechtzeit was 8 years old in 1920, when he left his home in Poland and journeyed to America. Why do you think he came, and what happened when he arrived? This is Seymour’s story, in his own words. Seymour’s … Continue reading

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Lidia celebrates the immigrant experience; Four score and 7 Years ago!

Four score and seven years after the Declaration of Independence, the first Republican president made a speech in which he stated that the forefathers of America had dedicated it to a proposition: that all men are created equal.  But why … Continue reading

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