"Joint Presidential Inauguration ceremony"



Streaming Media


Inauguration of Portland State University President


2 hours 3 minutes

Original Description

Inaugural address, "The tent in the temple" by George Wald.


This recording documents the inauguration of the Portland State University president in 1969. Speakers in the program, in order of appearance, are Rabbi Emanuel Rose, Governor Tom McCall, George Wald (Inaugural speaker), John D. Gray, Victor G. Rosenblum, George Layman, J.D., Gregory B. Wolfe, Rev. Kiernan Healy.

Transferred and preserved by Portland State University Library’s Special Collections with the generous support of the Institute of Museum and Library Services through the Library Services and Technology Act, administered by the Oregon State Library.


College presidents -- Inauguration

Original Format

Reel to reel, 3.75 ips, 4 track


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