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  • James Buchanan: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Wednesday, March 4, 1857       I appear before you this day to take the solemn oath that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect, and… …   Universalium

  • Martin Van Buren: Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Monday, March 4, 1837       The practice of all my predecessors imposes on me an obligation I cheerfully fulfill to accompany the first and solemn act of my public trust with an avowal of the principles that will guide me… …   Universalium

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  • Thomas Jefferson: First Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Wednesday, March 4, 1801       Called upon to undertake the duties of the first executive office of our country, I avail myself of the presence of that portion of my fellow citizens which is here assembled to express my… …   Universalium

  • William McKinley: First Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Thursday, March 4, 1897       In obedience to the will of the people, and in their presence, by the authority vested in me by this oath, I assume the arduous and responsible duties of President of the United States, relying …   Universalium

  • James Monroe: First Inaugural Address — ▪ Primary Source       Tuesday, March 4, 1817       I should be destitute of feeling if I was not deeply affected by the strong proof which my fellow citizens have given me of their confidence in calling me to the high office whose functions I am …   Universalium

  • primary — pri·ma·ry 1 / prī ˌmer ē, mə rē/ adj 1: of first rank, value, or importance 2: belonging to the first group or order in successive divisions, combinations, or ramifications pri·mar·i·ly /prī mer ə lē/ adv primary 2 n pl …   Law dictionary

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