People are lined up along the motorcade route to see Teddy Kennedy’s motorcade and pay respect as his body is transferred to Boston from his Hyannis Port home. It is expected to take a few hours as the motorcade wines its way to the JFK Library.
An honor guard carries the casket of Sen. Edward Kennedy to a hearse at the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port, Mass., Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009. Sen. Edward Kennedy died at his home on Cape Cod after a year-long struggle with brain cancer at the age of 77.(AP Photo/Stew Milne)
Members of the Kennedy family including (front L-R) Senator Edward Kennedy’s son Edward Kennedy Jr., his sister Jean Kennedy Smith and his widow Vicki Reggie Kennedy watch as an honor guard carries his casket into the John F. Kennedy Library in Boston, August 27, 2009. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
U.S. Senator Edward Kennedy’s daughter Kara Kennedy Allen waves to the crowd as a the motorcade passes Boston’s historic Faneuil Hall while a bell tolls 47 times for the Senator’s 47 years representing Massachusetts in the United States Senate during a farewell procession carrying the casket from the Senator’s home in Hyannis Port to the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston, Massachusetts August 27, 2009. Senator Kennedy died late Tuesday after a battle with cancer.REUTERS/Lisa Hornak