Inaugural Addresses: President George Washington’s First Inaugural Address
By George Washington
*Includes Table of Contents
When George Washington became the new United States of America’s first president, he set several precedents, including one on April 30, 1789. That day, Washington was inaugurated as president, and for the occasion he gave the nation’s first presidential inaugural address, used to inform the people of his intentions as a leader.
This edition of President George Washington’s First Inaugural Address is specially formatted with a Table of Contents and is illustrated with pictures of Washington.