Ike on Stage

Ike Waves to the Crowd

Taking his place on the grandstand, President Eisenhower waived to the joyful crowd. Joined by other dignitaries from Charlotte and the local community, the President spoke to the crowd about patriotism, the role of government, and vaguely on the Soviet Union. For the full text of his speech, visit The American Presidency Project.

Ike Joins the Party
Ike on Stage