Lone American Flag at Dusk (00:23)
Set against a deep blue sky, the American Flag flutters in the wind, reflecting the hues of dusk.
Kennedy Nominated at Convention (00:52)
Footage from inside the DNC. Crowds cheer as Kennedy accepts the Democratic nomination.
Truman's Inauguration Speech (04:33)
Truman is sworn into office and gives a speech about his presidency.
White House Surrounded by Trees (00:32)
The White House, partially obscured by the leafy trees of summer.
Truman Inauguration March (00:22)
Truman's inauguration parade and celebration.
LBJ's Inauguration Speech (02:06)
Lyndon B Johnson's speech after he is sworn into office.
Lafayette Park Cannon (00:45)
Bird on a cannon in Lafayette Park with the White House in the background.
Chronicle of LBJ's Election (00:28)
Chronicle of Lyndon B. Johnson's election as President.
LBJ Exits White House (00:14)
LBJ exits the White House with Lady Bird Johnson and Hubert Humphrey.
White House Obscured by Traffic (00:19)
The White House, as seen from Constitution Ave.
Lincoln Memorial in Summer (00:26)
Tourists mill about the Lincoln Memorial and reflecting pool during a hazy day of summer.
Capitol Dome and Flag (00:44)
An American Flag flaps in a strong breeze next to the Capitol Dome. As framed by plumes of water from the Senate Garage Fountain.
Reflection and image of Capitol Building and Ulysses S. Grant Memorial.
Birds fly by the Washington Monument under grey skies.
Snowy Capitol Building (00:40)
The American Flag flies over the Capitol Building's portico as snow falls on the building and lawn.
LBJ on the Campaign Trail (01:22)
President Lyndon B Johnson speaks to a crowd about dangers posed by nuclear weapons.
Roosevelt Accepts Nomination (01:11)
Footage of Roosevelt's 1936 speech as he enthusiastically accepts his party's re-nomination for President.
Solemn Marine One Flyby (00:56)
Marine One flying past Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorials and over DC skyline.
Reflecting Pool, Capital Building and Ulysses S. Grant Memorial under darkening skies.
Thousands gather in unbridled jubilation at the DNC as Roosevelt is named the presidential nominee.
1952 Republican Candidates (01:18)
The Republican hopefuls arrive and enter the convention amidst a flurry of activity from their supporters.
Eisenhower Arrives at Convention (00:15)
Eisenhower and his wife Mamie arrive at the 1956 RNC.
American Flag in Snowfall (00:18)
Set against the corinthian columns of the Captiol Dome, the American Flag flies in a snowstorm.
Eisenhower Nominated with Nixon (00:52)
Eisenhower is nominated as the Republican candidate with Nixon as his running mate.
Nixon Campaigning (00:36)
Festivities abound inside 1960's RNC and Nixon meets with Eisenhower.
Richard Nixon is announced as the Republican Nominee at the 1960 Convention.
1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (01:36)
The White House, offset by a gaggle of protesters and passing cars.
Nixon Speaks About Eisenhower (01:03)
Richard Nixon he speaks to reporters about Eisenhower.
Narrated footage from the sweltering interior of the the 1948.
Truman Accepts Nomination (01:48)
Truman accepts his party's nomination and calls for a special session of congress.
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