President Truman Inauguration

Newsreel footage of President Harry Truman’s inaugural ceremony on January 20, 1949 was shown courtesy of the Truman Presidential… read more

Newsreel footage of President Harry Truman’s inaugural ceremony on January 20, 1949 was shown courtesy of the Truman Presidential Library. The Universal Newsreel features highlights of President Truman’s only inauguration ceremony. He became president in 1945 upon the death of Franklin Roosevelt. In 1948, he was elected, defeating Thomas Dewey in a race many thought he wouldn’t win. close

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President Truman Inauguration

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Program ID:
77800-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 11, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jan 11, 1997 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 11, 1997 | 11:02pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 12, 1997 | 8:11am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 22, 1999 | 10:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 23, 1999 | 5:36am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 09, 1999 | 12:12pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 14, 2001 | 12:51am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2001 | 4:20am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2001 | 12:29pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 14, 2001 | 3:50pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 15, 2005 | 8:25pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 16, 2005 | 1:24am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 18, 2005 | 10:21pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 19, 2005 | 5:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2005 | 10:28am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2005 | 5:33pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 21, 2005 | 12:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 23, 2005 | 10:21am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 23, 2005 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 18, 2013 | 8:52pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 19, 2013 | 1:46am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 20, 2013 | 1:25pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2013 | 7:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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