President Ford Capitol Ceremonies

Official events of the state funeral of former President Gerald R. Ford were shown. The ceremony included tributes from several… read more

Official events of the state funeral of former President Gerald R. Ford were shown. The ceremony included tributes from several members. Footage also included the arrival of the body at the Capitol, the military honor guard ascending the East Front steps, the casket briefly lying in repose at the open doors of the U.S. House Chamber, and official tributes to the former president and his family. Following the service the Rotunda was open to the public as the body remained lying in state. close

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President Ford Capitol Ceremonies

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Program ID:
195959-1
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C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 30, 2006

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  • Dec 30, 2006 | 6:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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