Senator Byrd Receiving Ceremony Senator Robert Byrd’s casket was received at the West Virginia State Capitol. Coverage began as his casket was carried by horse-drawn carriage to… read more

Senator Byrd Receiving Ceremony Senator Robert Byrd’s casket was received at the West Virginia State Capitol. Coverage began as his casket was carried by horse-drawn carriage to the south side of the Capitol and met by pallbearers. Following the playing of the national anthem, flyover, prayer, and welcoming by Governor Joe Manchin, pallbearers moved Senator Byrd’s casket to the upper rotunda of the Capitol to lie in repose from 9 p.m. - 9 a.m. close

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Senator Byrd Receiving Ceremony

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Program ID:
294341-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Charleston, West Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 01, 2010 | 8:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jul 02, 2010 | 6:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jul 01, 2010 | 8:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 02, 2010 | 6:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1