William McKinley's Second Inauguration

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General Information

Source:
Library of Congress
Creator:
N/A
Event Date:
03/04/1901
Air/Publish Date:
03/04/1901
Resource Type:
Video Newsreel
Copyright:
n/a
Copyright Date:
1901
Clip Length:
00:00:46

Description

This grainy newsreel of McKinley being sworn into office for the second time is the first motion picture ever made of a presidential inauguration. Within six months, McKinley would be killed by an assassin, and Teddy Roosevelt would become president.

Citation

MLA

"William McKinley's Second Inauguration." Library of Congress. 4 Mar. 1901. NBC Learn. Web. 21 March 2015.

APA

(1901, March 4). William McKinley's Second Inauguration. [Television series episode]. Library of Congress. Retrieved from https://archives.nbclearn.com/portal/site/k-12/browse/?cuecard=39376

CHICAGO MANUAL OF STYLE

"William McKinley's Second Inauguration" Library of Congress, New York, NY: NBC Universal, 03/04/1901. Accessed Sat Mar 21 2015 from NBC Learn: https://archives.nbclearn.com/portal/site/k-12/browse/?cuecard=39376

Transcript

William McKinley's Second Inauguration

This grainy newsreel of McKinley being sworn into office for the second time is the first motion picture ever made of a presidential inauguration. Within six months, McKinley would be killed by an assassin, and Teddy Roosevelt would become president.