Ford's Theater reopening (43 images)

Updated: Feb. 11, 2009 at 8:47 PM
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Actor Sidney Poitier arrives on the red carpet at the Ford's Theater official reopening celebration, marking the bicentennial of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln's birthday, in Washington on February 11, 2009. Poitier will be honored with a Lincoln Medal. (UPI Photo/Alexis C. Glenn)
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