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Ronald Reagan delivers an Inaugural speech and speaks about American soldiers who sacrificed their lives for the nation.

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony on the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. President Ronald Reagan delivers a speech. His wife Nancy David Reagan is seated on the left side. Jimmy Carter is seated on the right side. The President says that this is first time in history that Inaugural Ceremony has been held on the West Front of the Capitol. View of Washington Monument in front of West Front of the Capitol. View of Jefferson Memorial and Lincoln Memorial. Lincoln's statue. Graves at Arlington National Cemetery. He speaks about the American soldiers who sacrificed their lives on various war fronts. The crowd applauds.

Date: 1981
Duration: 4 min 23 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
 
Associate Justice Potter Stewart administers oath of office to theVice Presidential-elect George H. W. Bush in Washington DC.

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony at the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. Senator Mark Hatfield speaks into a microphone. He requests Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court Potter Stewart to administer oath of office to the Vice Presidential-elect George H.W. Bush. George H. W. Bush accompanied by his wife Barbara Pierce Bush approaches the microphone for swearing in ceremony. Associate Justice Potter Stewart speaks. The crowd applauds. A band plays. The Presidential-elect Ronald Reagan can be seen in background. Barbara Bush waves at the crowd. Senator Hatfield takes over the microphone. The President's Own (US Marine Band) plays 'God of our Fathers'.

Date: 1981
Duration: 3 min 35 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
 
Chief Justice Warren Berger administers oath of office to the Presidential-elect Ronald Reagan in Washington DC.

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony at the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. The Presidential-elect Ronald Reagan seated. Senator Mark Hatfield speaks into a microphone and announces that Chief Justice of U.S. Supreme Court Warren Berger will administer the oath of office to the Presidential-elect . Ronald Reagan accompanied by his wife Nancy David Reagan approaches the microphone. Chief Justice Berger administers the oath of office to Ronald Reagan. The crowd applauds. Former President Jimmy Carter claps. Artillery fired in honor of 40th President of the U.S. Ronald Reagan and his wife wave at the people.

Date: 1981
Duration: 2 min 3 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
 
Ronald Reagan begins his speech on the occasion of his Inaugural Ceremony in Washington DC.

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony on the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. Senator Mark Hatfield speaks into a microphone. The President elect Ronald Reagan takes over the microphone. He says that this 4-year ceremony is nothing more than a miracle. He mentions President Jimmy Carter and thanks him. Reagan states that the nation has suffered from the longest and one of the worst sustained inflations in the history. Idle industries have cast workers into unemployment. He speaks about the tax-burden and further says that 'we must act today in order to preserve tomorrow'.

Date: 1981
Duration: 4 min 3 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
 
Ronald Reagan delivers a speech the on occasion of his Inauguration in Washington, D.C..

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony on the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. President Ronald Reagan speaks. He speaks about economic ills which have come upon Americans over several decades. He further says that government is not the solution to the problem but government is the problem, and he notes that Inflation must be stopped. First Lady Nancy Reagan and President Jimmy Carter seated. Reagan speaks that 'all of us need to be reminded that the Federal Government did not create the States, the States created the Federal Government'.The crowd applauds. Reagan states that his intention is not to do away with the government but it is rather to make it work with people, goals and dreams of American citizens are goals and dreams of this administration. Reagan states that steps will be taken to remove roadblocks that have slowed economy and reduced productivity and balance between various levels of government will be restored. Progress can be slow but it will happen.

Date: 1981
Duration: 9 min 7 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
 
Ronald Reagan delivers an Inaugural speech in Washington DC and speaks about enemies of freedom and terror.

Presidential Inaugural Ceremonies for Ronald Reagan on 20th January 1981 in Washington DC. Inaugural Ceremony on the terrace of West Front of the United States Capitol. President Ronald Reagan delivers a speech. His wife Nancy David Reagan is seated on the left side. Jimmy Carter is seated on the right side. The President speaks about President of the Massachusetts Congress, Dr. Joseph Warren and states, 'Our country is in danger. You are to decide the important questions upon which rests the happiness and the liberty of millions yet unborn. Act worthy of yourselves'. Further he states that enemies of freedom will be reminded that peace is the highest aspiration of the American people, we will negotiate for it, sacrifice for it, we will not surrender for it, now or ever. The crowd applauds. The President speaks about terrorism and America as a nation ready to fight against it. He thanks the people for the tens of thousands of prayer meetings held.

Date: 1981
Duration: 3 min 29 sec
Sound: Yes
Color: Color
Clip Type: Edited
Language: English
 
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