Barbara Bush’s life and career

Barbara Bush and her daughter-in-law Sharon Bush watch over her grandchildren Jan. 19, 1989, in Washington at the Blair House. From left: Pierce Bush, 2; Lauren Bush, 12; Sam LeBlond, 4; and George P. Bush, 12. The Bushes were staying at the Blair House until they moved into the White House.

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