Inauguration ceremonies through the years: From President Barack Obama to Warren G. Harding
President John F. Kennedy inauguration, 1961 President Dwight Eisenhower and President-elect John F. Kennedy ride together to Kennedy's inauguration at the Capitol Building in Washington, D.C. Though Kennedy's inaugural speech was short, clocking in at only 14 minutes, it's still considered by many historians as one of the best in history.
Anne Ursu is the award-winning author of Breadcrumbs, a contemporary retelling of The Snow Queen, and the three books in The Cronus Chronicles series—The Shadow Thieves, The Siren Song, and The Immortal Fire. She has also written two books for adult readers. Anne teaches at Hamline University’s MFA in Writing for Children, and lives in Minneapolis with her young son.