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History Made: Clinton Secures Party Nomination

Delegates celebrate Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton as she officially became the first female to lead a major party ticket.

A staff member holds the delegate vote count for Alabama during the roll call proceedings on the second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 26, 2016 in Philadelphia, Penn. 

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A delegate sheds a tear during the roll call.

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Former Democratic Presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders makes a motion to suspend the rules and nominate Hillary Clinton. MARK KAUZLARICH / Reuters

Delegates celebrate after formally nominating Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton. 

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A sea of Hillary Clinton signs are waved in celebration by the convention crowd.

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Democratic members of the House of Representatives wave to the crowd after delivering remarks. Hillary Clinton made history by becoming the first woman to receive the party nomination.

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Actress Elizabeth Banks arrives on stage during the second night of the Democratic National Convention, mocking Donald Trump's dramatic entrance at the Republican National Convention the week before.

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Delegates celebrate after formally nominating Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. Joe Raedle / Getty Images
The New York delegation cast their votes during roll call along with New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio, Sen. Chuck Schumer, Rep. Charles Rangel, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Joe Raedle / Getty Images
Bernie Sanders supporters and Hillary Clinton supporters wave signs. PETER FOLEY / EPA
Supporters of Sen. Bernie Sanders march near City Hall in Philadelphia during the second day of the Democratic National Convention. John Minchillo / AP
Protesters watch on a large screen from Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in Philadelphia as Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake conducts the roll-call vote. Alex Brandon / AP
Black Lives Matter protesters march through downtown Philadelphia. Spencer Platt / Getty Images
Olivia Love-Hatlestad of Grayslake, IL., stands in protest during the second day of the convention. Drew Angerer / Getty Images
Protesters react from Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park in Philadelphia to the roll-call vote. Matt Slocum / AP

A man carries a cardboard cutout of Hillary Clinton’s face outside the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

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Mothers of the Movement stand on stage prior to delivering remarks. From left, Maria Hamilton, mother of Dontre Hamilton; Annette Nance-Holt, mother of Blair Holt; Gwen Carr, mother of Eric Garner; Geneva Reed-Veal, mother of Sandra Bland; Lucia McBath, mother of Jordan Davis; Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin; and Cleopatra Pendleton-Cowley, mother of Hadiya Pendleton; Lezley McSpadden, Mother of Mike Brown and Wanda Johnson, mother of Oscar Grant; and Lezley McSpadden, Mother of Mike Brown. Alex Wong / Getty Images
Former President Bill Clinton arrives on stage to deliver a speech on the second day of the Democratic National Convention at the Wells Fargo Center, July 26, in Philadelphia, Penn. Jessica Kourkounis / Getty Images
Delegates cheer as a screen displays Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton delivering remarks to the crowd during the evening session on the second day of the convention. Joe Raedle / Getty Images