Andrew Carnegie: Organizer for Service

April 24, 2014

Title: Andrew Carnegie: Organizer for Service, Address at the Founders’ Day Celebration of Carnegie Institute Date: April 28, 1921 Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Original document available here) There is a greatness that is distinctly American, a true greatness which enlarges man’s dominion. It is an achievement which comes from obedience to that admonition given on creation morn to subdue […]

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The Pilgrims

April 24, 2014

Title: The Pilgrims Date: December 21, 1920 Location: Plymouth, Massachusetts Context: Delivered as the Vice President-elect, on the Three Hundredth Anniversary of the Landing of the Pilgrims. (Original document available here) Three centuries ago to-day the Pilgrims of the Mayflower made final landing at Plymouth Rock. They came not merely from the shores of the Old World. It will […]

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