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Inauguration photo gallery: A new day dawns

The White House is illuminated by lights as inauguration day arrives on Pennsylvania Avenue. An estimated 2 million people are expected to gather in the Mall in Washington to witness the historic event.

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The White House

The White House is illuminated by lights as inauguration day arrives on Pennsylvania Avenue. An estimated 2 million people are expected to gather in the Mall in Washington to witness the historic event.