The Funeral Of John F. Kennedy

President Kennedy's remains return from Dallas and are unloaded from Air Force One into a Navy Ambulance as Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, Special Assistant to the President Larry O’Brien, Secret Service Agent Clint Hill, and Naval Aide Tazewell Shepard and many others look on. Washington, DC, Andrews Air Force Base. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral Of JFK President Kennedy's remains return from Dallas and are unloaded from Air Force One into a Navy Ambulance as Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, Special Assistant to the President Larry O’Brien, Secret Service Agent Clint Hill, and Naval Aide Tazewell Shepard and many others look on. Washington, DC, Andrews Air Force Base. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
President Kennedy's body enters the White House. Honor Guard, Kennedy Family, others. White House, Cross Hall.  (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House / John FItzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral Of JFK President Kennedy's body enters the White House. Honor Guard, Kennedy Family, others. White House, Cross Hall. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House / John FItzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The honor guard places President Kennedy's casket in the East Room, 23 November 1963. Those watching include Hugh Auchincloss, Janet Auchincloss, Kenneth O'Donnell, Larry O'Brien, Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara, Naval Aide Captain Tazewell Shepard, Jean Kennedy Smith, Sargent Shriver, Jacqueline Kennedy, Attorney General Robert Kennedy, and others.  (Photograph by Cecil Stoughton in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The Funeral of JFK The honor guard places President Kennedy's casket in the East Room, 23 November 1963. Those watching include Hugh Auchincloss, Janet Auchincloss, Kenneth O'Donnell, Larry O'Brien, Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara, Naval Aide Captain Tazewell Shepard, Jean Kennedy Smith, Sargent Shriver, Jacqueline Kennedy, Attorney General Robert Kennedy, and others. (Photograph by Cecil Stoughton in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
President Kennedy's casket lies in state in the East Room of the White House, attended by two members of the honor guard, 23 November 1963.  (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The Funeral of JFK President Kennedy's casket lies in state in the East Room of the White House, attended by two members of the honor guard, 23 November 1963. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
Preparing for procession to Capitol. L-R: President Johnson, R. Sargent Shriver, Steven Smith, Patricia Kennedy Lawford,  Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, John F. Kennedy, Jr., Caroline Kennedy, Honor Guard. White House, North Portico. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Preparing for procession to Capitol. L-R: President Johnson, R. Sargent Shriver, Steven Smith, Patricia Kennedy Lawford, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, John F. Kennedy, Jr., Caroline Kennedy, Honor Guard. White House, North Portico. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
President Kennedy's body is borne from the White House to the U. S. Capitol, Washington, DC. (Photo credit: U. S. Army Signal Corps photograph in the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK President Kennedy's body is borne from the White House to the U. S. Capitol, Washington, DC. (Photo credit: U. S. Army Signal Corps photograph in the John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, Caroline Kennedy, John F. Kennedy Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, Stephen Smith, Jean Kennedy Smith, and Secret Service Agent Cling Hill follow the casket up the stairs of the Capitol Building for the lying in state at the United States Capitol, 24 November 1963.  (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Bosto)
The Funeral of JFK First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, Caroline Kennedy, John F. Kennedy Jr., Robert F. Kennedy, Stephen Smith, Jean Kennedy Smith, and Secret Service Agent Cling Hill follow the casket up the stairs of the Capitol Building for the lying in state at the United States Capitol, 24 November 1963. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Bosto)
President Kennedy's body is placed in the Capitol Rotunda. The Kennedy family, Cabinet Secretaries, Administration Officials, and Members of Congress attend.  (Photo credit: John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK President Kennedy's body is placed in the Capitol Rotunda. The Kennedy family, Cabinet Secretaries, Administration Officials, and Members of Congress attend. (Photo credit: John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
President Kennedy's wife and daughter kneel at the casket as the President's body lies in state in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building. 
(Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service / John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK President Kennedy's wife and daughter kneel at the casket as the President's body lies in state in the Rotunda of the Capitol Building. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service / John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
Laying in state with honor guard.  (Photo credit: Robert Knudsen, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The Funeral of JFK Laying in state with honor guard. (Photo credit: Robert Knudsen, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The funeral caisson carrying President Kennedy's casket enters the White House driveway, 25 November 1963. Honor guard horse riders, left to right: Richard Pace, James Stinton, and Charles Wade.  ( Photograph by Robert Knudsen in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The Funeral of JFK The funeral caisson carrying President Kennedy's casket enters the White House driveway, 25 November 1963. Honor guard horse riders, left to right: Richard Pace, James Stinton, and Charles Wade. ( Photograph by Robert Knudsen in the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston.)
The Caisson enters the White House grounds after returning from the Capitol, 25 November 1963.   (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK The Caisson enters the White House grounds after returning from the Capitol, 25 November 1963. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Procession to St. Matthew's Cathedral. First Row, L-R: Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, Senator Edward M. Kennedy; Second Row, L-R: James Auchincloss, R. Sargent Shriver, Steven Smith; Third Row, L-R: Mrs. Lady Bird Johnson, President Johnson, Luci Baines Johnson. Secret Service agents, mourners, others. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Procession to St. Matthew's Cathedral. First Row, L-R: Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, Senator Edward M. Kennedy; Second Row, L-R: James Auchincloss, R. Sargent Shriver, Steven Smith; Third Row, L-R: Mrs. Lady Bird Johnson, President Johnson, Luci Baines Johnson. Secret Service agents, mourners, others. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Kennedy family members leaving the funeral ceremony for President John F. Kennedy. Photograph includes: (L-R) unid (possibly Jean Smith), Robert F. Kennedy, Patricia Lawford, Caroline Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, and John F. Kennedy, Jr. East Front Entrance of Capital Building, Washington, D.C.  (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Parks Service/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Kennedy family members leaving the funeral ceremony for President John F. Kennedy. Photograph includes: (L-R) unid (possibly Jean Smith), Robert F. Kennedy, Patricia Lawford, Caroline Kennedy, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, and John F. Kennedy, Jr. East Front Entrance of Capital Building, Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Parks Service/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Funeral Services for President Kennedy. Mrs. Johnson, President Johnson, Mrs. Kennedy, Atty. General Kennedy, others. Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Funeral Services for President Kennedy. Mrs. Johnson, President Johnson, Mrs. Kennedy, Atty. General Kennedy, others. Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe. White House Photographs. John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The body of the late President John F. Kennedy being carried from St. Matthews Cathedral.  (Photo credit: SP4 David S. Schwartz, US Army Signal Corps/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK The body of the late President John F. Kennedy being carried from St. Matthews Cathedral. (Photo credit: SP4 David S. Schwartz, US Army Signal Corps/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Burial Service for President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery with pallbearers carrying the casket to the grave. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Burial Service for President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery with pallbearers carrying the casket to the grave. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Burial Service for President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery with pallbearers holding flag;Gn. Charles de Gaulle;Ludwig Erhard; Emperor Haile Selassie; Queen Frederica; King Baudoin and other mourners.  (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Burial Service for President John F. Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery with pallbearers holding flag;Gn. Charles de Gaulle;Ludwig Erhard; Emperor Haile Selassie; Queen Frederica; King Baudoin and other mourners. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Burial of President Kennedy. Kennedy family, friends, dignitaries. Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Burial of President Kennedy. Kennedy family, friends, dignitaries. Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia. (Photo credit: Cecil Stoughton, White House/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
Burial and folding of the flag ceremony for President John F. Kennedy.  Photograph includes: (right side, front to back) Jacqueline Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Eunice Shriver, Patricia Lawford, Jean Smith, Super of the Arlington National Cemetary Jack Meltzer, (front row middle to right) President of West Germany Heinrich Luebbe, General Charles de Gaulle of France, Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie, President of the Phillipines Diosdado Macapagal, and mourners. Gravesite, Arlington National Cemetary, Washington, D.C.  (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Parks Service/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Burial and folding of the flag ceremony for President John F. Kennedy. Photograph includes: (right side, front to back) Jacqueline Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, Eunice Shriver, Patricia Lawford, Jean Smith, Super of the Arlington National Cemetary Jack Meltzer, (front row middle to right) President of West Germany Heinrich Luebbe, General Charles de Gaulle of France, Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie, President of the Phillipines Diosdado Macapagal, and mourners. Gravesite, Arlington National Cemetary, Washington, D.C. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Parks Service/John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum, Boston)
Burial ceremony for President Kennedy - - lighting Eternal Flame. Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, Honor Guard, mourners, foreign and U. S. dignitaries. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
The Funeral of JFK Burial ceremony for President Kennedy - - lighting Eternal Flame. Mrs. Jacqueline Kennedy, Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, Senator Edward M. Kennedy, Honor Guard, mourners, foreign and U. S. dignitaries. (Photo credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service/John Fitzgerald Kennedy Library, Boston)
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