The First Inauguration

Penn State University Professor Stephen Browne recounted the presidential inauguration of George Washington that took place in Manhattan on April 30, 1789. This was a virtual event hosted by George Washington’s Mount Vernon.

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  • Kevin Butterfield Executive Director Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens->National Library


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    Stephen Howard Browne
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The First Inauguration

Program ID:
Public Affairs Event
Mount Vernon, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 16, 2021 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jun 13, 2021 | 4:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • May 16, 2021 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 13, 2021 | 4:15pm EDT | C-SPAN 2