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U.S. Presidential Inaugurations: James Madison

James Madison
James Madison, fourth President of the United States.
Stuart for the Messrs. Doggett of Boston; [1828(?)].
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First Inauguration - March 4, 1809 | Second Inauguration - March 4, 1813

First Inauguration - March 4, 1809


  • The first Inaugural Ball was held the evening after the swearing-in ceremony. It took place at Long's Hotel and tickets cost $4 each.











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Second Inauguration - March 4, 1813


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* This information is based on a compilation by the Office of the Curator, Architect of the Capitol, Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies, from contemporary accounts and other sources. Additional research provided by Library of Congress staff.

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