Document analysis


At the following link, you will find the inaugural addresses of every president. Your task is to choose three presidents of the 20th century (1900-2001) and evaluate them based upon content.

​Read the transcripts of the speech or listen to them … what conditions existed at the time they spoke that prompted the content of the speech. What the presidents spoke about might indicate something about the time he was speaking and the concerns of the American people and to some degree the world.