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Evolution of Inaugural Ceremony #248550

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 19, 1977
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(Studio) Facts reported about past inaugurations noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Notes ceremony of inauguration and how started. President inaugurations of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benj. Harrison, Andrew Jackson, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Woodrow Wilson, Abraham Lincoln, Richard Nixon, Theo. Roosevelt, James Madison, John Quincy Adams, Lyndon B. Johnson, Ulysses S Grant, John F. Kennedy, James Polk, William Howard Taft, James Buchanan, Millard Fillmore noted, and what each President added to ceremony.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce
Duration:
00:03:30

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