The Kennedy family, Lyndon Johnson and civilians pay their respects to assassinated President Kennedy in the Capitol Rotunda.
Washington DC USA Date:1963, November 24 Duration:2 min 32 sec Sound:Yes
Assassinated U.S. President John F Kennedy's casket lies in state in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda, Washington DC. Guards around the casket bearing the body of Kennedy resting on the Lincoln catafalque. Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy with her daughter Caroline Kennedy and late President Kennedy's brother Attorney General Robert F Kennedy stand on one side. A large crowd gathered in the Rotunda. Newly appointed President Lyndon B Johnson lays a wreath on Kennedy's flag covered casket and pays his respects. Priests, civilians and guards present in the Rotunda. Jacqueline and Caroline Kennedy approach the casket and kneel beside the casket. People walk out in a line.
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