Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Washington Taking Oath of Office

Object Number: 
Gelatin silver print
Label, recto, lower left: "78B"; Stamps, verso, upper right and lower right: "Gift of Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission, May 5, 1911"
Verso: upper center in graphite: "1910-234", upper right in graphite: "78B", lower left in graphite: "Float #38, Washington Taking Oath of Office"
Photograph of float during parade, 1909 Hudson-Fulton Celebration, New York History Float
Credit Line: 
Gift of Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group