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Finding Aid

2014-0040-F: Drafts of President George W. Bush's First Inaugural Address

Scope and Content

The materials in FOIA 2014-0040-F are a selective, not necessarily all inclusive, body of documents responsive to the topic of the FOIA. Researchers should consult the archivist about related materials.

FOIA 2014-0040-F contains materials related to drafts of President George W. Bush’s First Inaugural Address.

This FOIA primarily contains brief and longer narrative schedules of the President–Elect and Mrs. Bush. The schedules outline protocol, event times and duration, locations and attendees for events preceding and following the first inauguration of President George W. Bush, including the Presidential Inaugural Parade and Inaugural Balls. The material is organized within binder tabs and includes copies of President George W. Bush’s first official acts – a Proclamation declaring January 21, 2001, a national day of prayer and thanksgiving, a directive concerning ethics, and a list of Cabinet member nominations sent to the Senate.


1 folder, approximately 111 pages


Official records of George W. Bush's presidency are housed at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum and administered by the National Archives and Records Administration under the provisions of the Presidential Records Act.

Folders and Documents

Records Management, White House Office of

Subject Files - FG001-07 (Briefing Papers)