The Swearing In of

Millard Fillmore

July 10, 1850
Oath of Office

Administered to Millard Fillmore by the Honorable William Cranch, Chief Judge of the U.S. Circuit Court.

Facts, Firsts &


Zachary Taylor died in office on July 9, 1850, of apparent food poisoning.

House of Representatives Chamber, U.S. Capitol
Washington, DC