Rosa Parks Capitol Arrival

Scenes were shown of Ms. Parks' remains arriving at the U.S Capitol building prior to being left to lie in repose in the U.S. Capitol… read more

Scenes were shown of Ms. Parks' remains arriving at the U.S Capitol building prior to being left to lie in repose in the U.S. Capitol rotunda. She was the 29th person to be given such an honor, and the first woman.

Dignitaries were gathered to pay tribute to her and chaplains said prayers. President Bush and Mrs. Bush were among those who laid a wreath in her honor. The Morgan State University Choir sang. close

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Program ID:
189651-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 30, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 31, 2005

Airing Details

  • Oct 30, 2005 | 5:49pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 6:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 7:09pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 30, 2005 | 7:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 31, 2005 | 5:28am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 31, 2005 | 12:24pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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