The 7th Presidential

Inauguration

James Madison

March 04, 1813

Inaugural

Address

"About to add the solemnity of an oath to the obligations imposed by a second call to the station in which my country heretofore placed me, I find in the presence of this respectable assembly an opportunity of publicly repeating my profound sense of so distinguished a confidence and of the responsibility united with it."

Presidential Oath of Office

Administered to James Madison by the Honorable John Marshall, Chief Justice of the United States.


Vice Presidential Oath of Office

Administered to Elbridge Gerry.


Facts, Firsts &

Precedents

Location
House of Representatives Chamber, U.S. Capitol
Washington, DC
Weather
According the the National Intelligencer, "The day was fine, the sun shone brilliantly."