Annual Luncheon of Associated Press

February 22, 2021

Title: Annual Luncheon of Associated Press Date: April 22, 1924 Location: New York, NY (Original document available here) The gathering and publication of news has a deeper significance than is sometimes realized. No large enterprise can exist for itself alone. It ministers to some great need, it performs some great service, not for itself, but for others; or, […]

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Address at the Observance of the Tenth Anniversary of the Armistice

February 16, 2021

Title: Address at the Observance of the Tenth Anniversary of the Armistice under the Auspices of the American Legion Date: November 11, 1928 Location: The Washington Auditorium, Washington D.C. Fellow Countrymen: We meet to give thanks for 10 more years of peace. Amid the multitude of bounties which have been bestowed upon us, we count that our […]

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Ulysses S. Grant

April 14, 2020

Title: Ulysses S. Grant Date: April 27, 1922 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Dedication of the monument to General Ulysses S. Grant The world has always worshipped power. As in their humblest beginnings mankind stood in wonder before the forces of nature, so now in their highest development they stand in reverence before the figure of […]

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