Inauguration flags infographic
Graphic shows inauguration flags.
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Inauguration flags

By Duncan Mil

January 20, 2009 - Barack Obama will be the first president to take the Oath of Office using Abraham Lincoln’s Bible since its initial use in 1861. The ceremony at the U.S. Capitol takes place against a backdrop of flags symbolizing the history of the United States.

PUBLISHED: 15/01/2009; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Associated Press
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