Calvin Coolidge Says, May 4, 1931

January 21, 2021

Date: May 4, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee is starting an effort to raise two and one­half million dollars for the relief of their race in central and eastern Europe. The need for rehabilitation in that area is great and the organization for collecting and disbursing […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, June 25, 1931

January 12, 2021

Date: June 25, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The developments of the last few weeks have been distinctly encouraging to business. A United States court decided that it was not a violation of the anti-trust law for two concerns to consolidate and the government did not appeal. With the exception of some […]

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President Coolidge’s Appeal to Americans to Relieve Distress in Japanese Earthquake

September 17, 2020

Title: President Coolidge’s Appeal to Americans to Relieve Distress in Japanese Earthquake Date: September 3, 1923 Location: Washington, DC Context: Coolidge appeals to the citizenry of the United States to support efforts to aid earthquake-stricken Japan To the People of the United States: An overwhelming disaster has overtaken the people of the friendly nation of […]

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