Calvin Coolidge Says, December 13, 1930

December 16, 2020

Date: December 13, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Coolidge explains the economic and social reasons why the United States should limit immigration to the country. (Original document available here) Immigration is not a simple question. The entire effect of restriction is unknown. Every immigrant is a consumer requiring food, clothing and shelter. To that extend work is […]

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Proclamation, November 14, 1924

November 12, 2020

Purpose: To Defend the Need for an Educated Public Date: November 14, 1924 (Original document available here) Education for the children of all the people, extending from the primary grades through the university, constitutes America’s noblest contribution to civilization. No child or youth in the United States need be deprived of the benefits of education suited […]

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