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    1949 Harry Truman Inauguration Video US President Inaugural

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    This film features the inauguration of President Harry S. Truman on January 20th, 1949. The footage includes Chief Justice Vinson swearing in President Truman, President Truman's inauguration speech and a prayer by a clergyman. This film has poor sound quality due to the primitive on-scene camera technology of the era.