1957 Presidential Inauguration

  1. Documents
  2. Photographs
  3. Additional Information
Dwight D. Eisenhower's Inaugural Address (Reading Copy) (PDF) [Eisenhower's Papers as President, Speech Series, Box 20, Second Inaugural January 21, 1957 (1); NAID Number 17365925]

Union Labor Regulations for Inaugural Parade Floats (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Parade Committee Carr Reports; NAID Number 17365928]

Parade Float Identification Card for the State of Kansas Entry (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Parade Committee Carr Reports; NAID Number 17365930]

Press Release Describing Mamie Eisenhower's Inaugural Gown and Jewelry (PDF) [Mamie Doud Eisenhower Papers, White House Series, Box 22, Inauguration Dress 1957; NAID Number 17366261]

Description of Mamie Eisenhower's Inaugural Ball Gown and Jewelry (PDF) [Mamie Doud Eisenhower Papers, White House Series, Box 22, Inauguration Dress 1957; NAID Number 17366262]

Letter Regarding Bonwit Teller's Bill for Mrs. Eisenhower's Inaugural Gown (PDF) [Mamie Doud Eisenhower Papers, White House Series, Box 22, Inauguration Dress 1957; NAID Number 17366264]

Memo From the Inaugural Ball Committee Regarding Box Tickets, December 21, 1956 (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Binder; NAID Number 17366242]

Inaugural Ball Program (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Binder; NAID Number 17366223]

Inaugural Ball Ticket (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Binder; NAID Number 17366227]

Orchestra Schedule for the Inaugural Balls (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Binder; NAID Number 17366228]

Parking Permit for the Inaugural Ball Held at the National Guard Armory (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Binder; NAID Number 17366231]

Inaugural Festival Invitation (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Inaugural Festival Committee 1957; NAID Number 17366235]

Inaugural Festival Program (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Inaugural Festival Committee 1957; NAID Number 17366237]

Inaugural Festival Ticket (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Inaugural Festival Committee 1957; NAID Number 17366239]

"A Report of Negro Participation in the Inaugural Committee," February 16, 1957 (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Negro Participation; NAID Number 17366247]

January 20, 1957 Photograph of the Inaugural Banquet Honoring the Members of the Nationalities Advisory Committee (Accompanies Above Report ) (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 2, Negro Participation]

Contract for Catering Services for the Ball Held at the National Guard Armory (PDF) [Inaugural Committee of 1957 Records, Box 19, B&B Catering Contract; NAID Number 17366270]