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Photographer's Name: MSgt Cecilio RicardoLocation: Washington. Date Shot: 1/20/2009
With his family by his side, Barack Obama is sworn in as the 44th president of the United States by Chief Justice of the United States John G. Roberts Jr. in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2009
More than 5,000 men and women in uniform are providing military ceremonial support to the presidential inauguration, a tradition dating back to George Washington's 1789 inauguration
White House Photo. Inauguration Day, January 20, 2005. White House Photo (Paul Morse).
Official White House photograph. Rights Advisory
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President and Mrs. Bush are walking right behind the first car during the Inaugural Parade for President George H.W. Bush on January 20, 1989, Washington, D.C. Rights Advisory: No known restrictions on publication.
Jimmy Carter Inauguration. Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted. Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Richard M. Nixon, Pat Nixon. Subject: Inauguration - 1972. Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted. Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Dwight D. Eisenhower taking the 1953 Presidential Oath. photo 68-350-30 / National Park Service - public domain.
Andrew Jackson's first inaugural reception in 1829.
President's Levee, or all Creation going to the White House by Robert Cruikshank.