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Gerald Ford Oath of Office #834190

NBC Special for Friday, Aug 09, 1974

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  • Live NBC coverage of President Gerald Ford's Oath of Office, administered by Chief Justice Warren Burger, with reports by John Chancellor, Douglas Kiker, Ron Nessen, Tom Pettit, John Cochran, Catherine Mackin and Tom Brokaw.
  • Live speech by President Gerald Ford.
  • Taped footage of Richard Nixon's farewell speech and an interview with Gerald Ford earlier in the morning.
  • Reporter(s):
    Kiker, Douglas;
    Nessen, Ron;
    Pettit, Tom;
    Cochran, John;
    Mackin, Catherine;
    Brokaw, Tom

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