Presidential Inaugurations

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Thomas Jefferson
First Inauguration, March 4, 1801

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Inaugural Address, [March 4, 1801], reading copy, in Jefferson's hand. Library of Congress. Manuscript Division. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson.

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Marvin Kranz, historical specialist, Manuscript Division, Library of Congress.


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Presidential Inaugurations