Photos of the January 20, 2009 inauguration of President Barack Obama

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  • The Capital on the eve of the Inaguration.
  • The National Guard resting in the lobby of a government building.
  • DC Gets Ready for Inauguration
  • Volunteer directs us to the Mall.
  • Food Vendors on Independence Avenue
  • The sole Alaska contingent!
  • View of Capitol from the Museum of the American Indian.  Independence Avenue side.
  • View from Independence Ave. and Third Street
  • Third Street and the Mall

  • Taken during the Oath of Office
  • View of The Mall from the top floor of the National Museum of the American Indian, after the Inauguration ceremony.
  • Cold, tired but happy people warming up in the lobby of the Museum of the American Indian after the Inauguration.
  • We did it! 

  • The Marine Guard waiting for our new President to lead the parade to the White House following lunch at the Capitol.
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