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In Pictures: George HW Bush's State Funeral in Capitol Rotunda

World | Associated Press | December 4, 2018, 11:25 am
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 The nation's capital embraced George HW Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes to his service and decency, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol rotunda for three days of mourning and praise by the political elite and everyday citizens alike. (Image: AP)

The nation's capital embraced George HW Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes to his service and decency, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol rotunda for three days of mourning and praise by the political elite and everyday citizens alike. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump salutes as he and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump salutes as he and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 George W Bush and Laura Bush stand as the flag-draped casket of George HW Bush is carried into the Capitol Rotunda to lie in state, in Washington. (Image: AP)

George W Bush and Laura Bush stand as the flag-draped casket of George HW Bush is carried into the Capitol Rotunda to lie in state, in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush and his wife Maria arrive to pay their respects in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush and his wife Maria arrive to pay their respects in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 Nick Ayers listens as Supreme Court Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch waits for the arrival of the casket. (Image: AP)

Nick Ayers listens as Supreme Court Associate Justice Neil Gorsuch waits for the arrival of the casket. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors file through the Capitol Rotunda to view the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush as it lies in state in Washington. (Image: AP)

Visitors file through the Capitol Rotunda to view the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush as it lies in state in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Stephen G Leighton Jr. salutes as he pays his respects to former President George HW Bush in the Capitol's Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Stephen G Leighton Jr. salutes as he pays his respects to former President George HW Bush in the Capitol's Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 Vice President Mike Pence speaks with former President George W Bush during memorial services for his father, former President George HW Bush, in Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Vice President Mike Pence speaks with former President George W Bush during memorial services for his father, former President George HW Bush, in Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush, son of former President George HW Bush, gives a thumbs-up to visitors. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush, son of former President George HW Bush, gives a thumbs-up to visitors. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush and his wife Maria greet visitors who came to pay their respects to George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush and his wife Maria greet visitors who came to pay their respects to George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush and his wife Maria pay their respects with family members to George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush and his wife Maria pay their respects with family members to George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Outgoing Speaker Paul Ryan and Nancy Pelosi walk away after paying their respects to former president George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

Outgoing Speaker Paul Ryan and Nancy Pelosi walk away after paying their respects to former president George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors pay their last respects to former President George HW Bush in Washington. (Image: AP)

Visitors pay their last respects to former President George HW Bush in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors walk past the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

Visitors walk past the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 A group of nuns view the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

A group of nuns view the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 Members of George HW Bush's Cabinet walk past the flag-draped casket of the 41st president in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

Members of George HW Bush's Cabinet walk past the flag-draped casket of the 41st president in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Vice President Mike Pence speaks about former President George HW Bush during a memorial service in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Vice President Mike Pence speaks about former President George HW Bush during a memorial service in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 George W Bush looks up at Vice President Mike Pence as he walks back to his seat. (Image: AP)

George W Bush looks up at Vice President Mike Pence as he walks back to his seat. (Image: AP)

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 Former Vice President Dan Quayle walks past the casket of George HW Bush in the Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Former Vice President Dan Quayle walks past the casket of George HW Bush in the Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 Former President George HW Bush lies in state in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Former President George HW Bush lies in state in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 Vice President Mike Pence speaks about former President George HW Bush during a memorial service in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

Vice President Mike Pence speaks about former President George HW Bush during a memorial service in the US Capitol Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive to pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrive to pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump salutes as he and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump salutes as he and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, views the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, views the flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush and his wife Maria and members of their family, pay their respects. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush and his wife Maria and members of their family, pay their respects. (Image: AP)

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 Visitors pay their last respects to former President George HW Bush in Washington. (Image: AP)

Visitors pay their last respects to former President George HW Bush in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects at the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush in the Rotunda. (Image: AP)

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 Neil Bush and his wife Maria pay their respects with family members to George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

Neil Bush and his wife Maria pay their respects with family members to George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda in Washington. (Image: AP)

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 Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions views the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions views the flag-draped casket of former President George HW Bush. (Image: AP)

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