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. opening ceremony. speakers included president obama, former president george w. bush, and founding museum director lonnie bunch. this is american history tv, only on c-span3. [applause] >> please welcome the 43rd president of the united states, george w. bush, and former first lady mrs. laura bush. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states, accompanied by first lady michelle obama. [applause] >> please remain standing for the national anthem. >> ready? detail, halt. ♪ >> ♪ oh, say can you see by the dawn's early light what so proudly we hailed at the twilight's last gleaming? whose broad stripes and bright stars through the perilous fight o'er the ramparts we watched were so gallantly streaming and the rocket's red glare the bombs bursting in air gave proof through the night that our flag was still there oh say does that star spangled banner yet wave for the land of the free and the home of the brave ♪ [applause] >> order! marching file. ready, step. [drumming] [applause] >> please welcome pastor of the abyssinian baptist church in new york city,
43rd president of the united states, george w. bush and the former first lady, laura bush. [applause] ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states, accompanied by first lady, michelle obama. [applause] [cheers] please remain standing for the national anthem. [national anthem] [applause] [applause] >> please welcome the pastor of the new york baptist church in new york city. [applause] >> it is hard to believe it has been four years since we were first year for the groundbreaking. what a tremendous accomplishment. a special word of appreciation goes out to brother lonnie bunch. [applause] through his efforts and a dedicated staff that worked with him for this to be a conquest. the knights is beautiful. -- accomplished. the night it be double -- beautiful. so are the faces of our people. the stars are beautiful. so are the eyes of my people. beautiful also as the sun. and the soles of my people. say it loud. i'm black and i'm proud. say it loud, i'm black and i'm proud. those thousands of slave ships took us far beyond the sights and smells of our land and beyond the far re
] > please welcome the 43rd president of the> united states, george w. bush and former first lady, laura bush. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states, accompanied by first lady, michelle obama. [applause] >> please remain standing for the national anthem. ♪ national anthem] [applause] > order>! [drumming] [applause] dr.ease welcome> reverend utts the third. >> it is hard to believe it has been four years since we were first tier for the groundbreaking. archer met this accomplishment. a special word of appreciation goes out to brother lonnie bunch. [applause] only through his efforts and a dedicated staff that worked with him was is able to be accomplished. the night is beautiful. my people.faces of the stars are beautiful. so are the eyes of my people. son.iful also is the beautiful also are the souls of my people. say it loud. i am black and i am proud. say it loud. i am black and i am proud. when those thousands of slaves ships took us far beyond the sights and smells of our land, and be on the far-reaching theghts of our sins -- caribbean, sout
history week african-american history month. i was inspired by the stories of george washington carver, jackie robinson, rosa parks, others whose work will be enshrined in this museum. as the doors open, it is my hope that each person who visits this beautiful museum, that they will walk away inspired. feel greater respect for the dignity and worth of every human being. a stronger commitment to the idea of justice, equality, and true democracy. thank you. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen, former first lady of the united states, mrs. laura bush. [applause] thrilled to be here today. it is a terrific day. on december 16, 2003, president george w. bush authorized legislation for the establishment of a new the nationaluseum, museum of african american history and culture. [applause] when i toured the museum last week, we reminisced about those .eginning days of the museum the legislation had been authorized. the site had been secured. the museum director had been hired. i will never forget his poignant words and we consider the historical and cultural tonificance of what was become. he p
. presidento speak our obama, president george bush, and the founder of the museum. from 8:00 to 10:00 a.m., we will give you a behind-the-scenes tour of the museum. we will also bring you interviews on the museum's design and significance. you can see the crowd that during, and a few people are gathering in the area. today, on the national monument grounds, for the ceremony. if you like to join in on the conversation, you can do so on his book or twitter. please use the #cspanhistory. [inaudible] [people mingling] >> you are watching american history tv on c-span3. we continue to watch live video from the national mall. we are awaiting the kennicott a.m. opening ceremony to -- we are awaiting the 10:00 a.m. opening ceremony for the national museum of african american history and culture. we will have interview with the design team that built the museum. this interview is 20 minutes. >> hello, i am the lead designer of the national museum of african american history and culture. what that means is that i was the architect on the team that would deliver the vision, the materials, the
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