• Short Summary

    President Lyndon B. Johnson takes inauguration oath.

  • Description

    Title reads: "President takes Oath".

    President Lyndon B. Johnson takes inauguration oath in Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    L/S Washington with Capitol Building in foreground. L/S White House. Panning shot President and Mrs Johnson leaving White House. M/S Vice President Humphrey watching.

    Panning shot Presidential motorcade making its way to the Capitol. L/S Capitol. Panning shot President Johnson walking in corridor. Zoom in to President as he walks down stairs to take the oath.

    L/S crowd. L/S oath being administered by Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, Earl Warren. The President then steps forward to make a speech (natural sound). L/S crowd listening. M/S President speaking. Crowd applauds. Speech is about freedom and tolerance.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1788.05
    Media URN:
    55138
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:36:00 / 01:07:07:00
    Canister:
    65/8

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