Charles Evans Hughes, Sr administers the oath of U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt at the U.S. Capitol in Washington DC.
Washington DC USA Date:1937, January 20 Duration:3 min 36 sec Sound:Yes
U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt at his second inauguration takes oath of office in Washington DC, United States. The President stands in the background. Aerial view of the United States Capitol. The Chief Justice of the United States Charles Evans Hughes, Senior administers the oath. Franklin Delano Roosevelt is sworn in at the Capitol. People at the Capitol in heavy rains. The first lady of the United States Anna Eleanor Roosevelt and Franklin Delano Roosevelt enter a car. He reviews a parade at the White House. Latter part of clip includes portions of audio from Roosevelt's inaugural address speech overlaid on other scenes of the inauguration day.
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