At the Home of Daniel Webster

August 4, 2020

Title: At the Home of Daniel Webster Date: July 4, 1916 Location: Marshfield, MA Context: Coolidge delivers a speech on the promise of 1776 and the legacy of the Declaration of Independence. Furthermore, he recounts the progress of the nation in living up to the Jeffersonian ideals of its inception History is revelation. It is […]

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Press Conference, February 19, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: February 19, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) So far as I have formed any opinion, it is unfavorable to the Government going into the ownership and distribution of medicinal liquors. The Tacna-Arica appeal will be decided just as soon as we can look over the papers and come to a definite […]

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Address Before the Congress Sitting in Joint Session in the House of Representatives

April 14, 2020

Title: Address Before the Congress Sitting in Joint Session in the House of Representatives Date: February 22, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: A speech to a joint session of Congress to commemorate the birthday of George Washington My fellow Americans: On the 22d day of February, 1932, America will celebrate the two hundredth anniversary of […]

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