Mayor Lindsay Swearing In

Friday, December 31, 1965

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Lindsay is sworn in by Judge William C. Hecht. Reporter describes the room and event, identifies members of the Lindsay family. Lindsay says the oath of office and addresses the press and thanks his supporters.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 70581
Municipal archives id: T1470


William C. Hecht and John V. Lindsay


More in:

The Morning Brief

Enter your email address and we’ll send you our top 5 stories every day, plus breaking news and weather.

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.


Supported by