The Fifty-Seventh Presidential Inauguration on January 21, 2013 presented by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies.

Swearing-In Ceremony for President Calvin Coolidge

Library of Congress

Oath of Office

Administered to Calvin Coolidge by the Honorable John C. Coolidge, Notary Public of the .

  • Bible Used: Family Bible
  • Attire: Unknown


His father’s residence,
Plymouth, VT

Facts, Firsts & Precedents

Coolidge assumed the Presidency upon the death of Warren G. Harding. Harding died of an apparent stroke on August 2, 1923, in San Francisco, California.