Appeal to Women to Vote to Protect the Nation

March 4, 2021

Title: Coolidge Appeals to Women to Vote to Protect the Nation Date: April 14, 1924 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) Defines the Organization’s Name You have come to Washington for the yearly replenishment of the patriotism which the capital of our country suggests. The womanhood of the land had always made large contributions to that sentiment. […]

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Press Conference, April 13, 1928

August 25, 2020

Date: April 13, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I think I knew about the letter sent by the Speaker of the House and the President of the Puerto Rican Senate to the resident Puerto Rican Commissioner here. That is apparently a matter between them and not a matter that requires any comment […]

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The New Responsibilities of Women

April 10, 2020

Title: The New Responsibilities of Women Date: April 19, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Praise for the purpose and accomplishments of the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) and an appeal for them to take a leading role in the responsibilities of citizenship — voter turnout in particular Members of the Daughters of the American […]

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