Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Hillary Clinton's mom Dorothy Rodham, who died yesterday at the age of 92, was frequently by her daughter's side throughout her political career (and Bill's). Clinton cites Rodham as a major influence, and the photos that follow highlight her role in her daughter's very public life.

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Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Here's Rodham with Hillary in their New York hotel room during the 1992 Democratic National Convention, where Bill received the presidential nomination.

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Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Rodham, far right, congratulates her daughter after the announcement of her 2000 Senate candidacy.

Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Rodham stands by her daughter in the Bronx during her 2000 Senatorial campaign. This photo was taken by photographer Chris Hondros, who was killed in Libya this April.

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Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

At a fundraiser in DC in May 2008, with Hillary and Hillary's niece Fiona Rodham.

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Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Here she is with Hillary and Chelsea in Indianola, IA the day before the 2008 Iowa caucus.

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Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary

Rodham chokes up as Hillary announces the end of her 2008 presidential campaign.

Illustration for article titled Moving Photos Chronicle Dorothy Rodhams Travels With Hillary
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At Hillary's swearing-in as Secretary of State in 2009, Rodham was all smiles again.

Dorothy Rodham, Mother And Mentor Of Hillary Clinton, Is Dead At 92 [NYT]

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Oh, I got chills. Those photos are just so sweet. I know it must be weird living your life in the more public eye but having so many pictures like these from over the years must make it a bit worth it!