Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

For a second day, Ms. Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Among… read more

For a second day, Ms. Parks was honored as mourners passed by her remains lying in repose in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda. Among those in attendance were government officials, dignitaries, civil rights leaders, and members of the general public. She was the 29th person, and first woman, to be given such an honor.

Footage shows various activities in the Rotunda from approximately 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time. Following the public viewing the casket was carried to a hearse by a military honor guard, where the cortege then left for the Metropolitan A.M.E. Church for a memorial service. close

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Rosa Parks Lying in Honor

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Program ID:
189653-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Public Affairs Event
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 31, 2005

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  • Oct 31, 2005 | 7:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 31, 2005 | 11:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
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