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They will dedicate the George W bush presidential library on Thursday in attendance President Obama the four living former presidents.
And a man who followed bush 43 every step and every snap of the way.
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I had an all access pass.
I kid literally walked into the Oval Office without anyone blinking.
Eric Draper was the chief White House photographer for the bush presidency.
And a new book called front row seat he shows some of the almost one million pictures he took.
We developed a really good report over the years to -- them to where you really have to say anything to me I really.
Really it was it was seamless and because meant so much time with them.
Draper was in the holding room and -- Florida schools after the president learned of the attack and started drafting his statement to the nation.
Picked up a note -- and started writing notes he never looked up and it wasn't until several minutes later and they're re playing.
The images the video flight when suddenly seven hit hitting the south tower for the first time the president turns and sees that image that's burned into everyone's memory.
Later in his private -- -- on Air Force One the president talks with his chief of staff the president really wanted to return to Washington and he was frustrated.
Because basically the card was saying that that that it couldn't happen that it wasn't -- Mr.
Bush follows events from his office on the line the president is watching.
Does the Twin Towers collapsing.
And -- watching and in silence.
For several minutes and didn't say a word it was like I wasn't there I really felt truly invisible that there.
But there are happier times inauguration day 2001.
The president sits at his desk in the oval office for the first time what is now looking -- there was it truly.
Proud father -- moment and was the father calling the sun.
George or son -- was -- calling him Mr.
President and president there.
Exactly and there are the informal moments the president riding a bike through the west wing.
Getting a boxing robe early 1 morning and looking for someone to show it to.
A conga line of bushes on election night 2004.
The president's favorite photo.
Why the president -- some much I think because -- Barney.
You know Barney he called -- the -- never had but also the burden of the job.
March 19 2003.
The day he orders the invasion of -- rock.
I saw the emotion in his -- I saw in tears and it follows him he walked up walked through the Oval Office and he walked the entire went to the South Lawn.
Around -- a -- form at that moment and capturing that that do that expression on his face that they're on the look.
Following that that major decision.
Great -- remembers the day he started the job.
Flying from Texas to Washington with the president elect.
He turns to me -- he says Erica welcome aboard.
We will see the world together and I thought to myself -- this is going to be.
A wild ride how was the right.
I had the ultimate photography -- for eight years the president gave me the trust.
To just be there and -- to document everything and and to me that was the ultimate.
Eric Draper house and hung up as camera he was Mitt Romney's photographer during last year's -- -- And he will be taking more pictures of the bushes at this week's library dedication.
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