Press Conference, February 24, 1928

September 22, 2020

Date: February 24, 1928 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I talked with Mayor Thompson concerning the problem of flood control. There was nothing special that I said to him other than what is contained in my annual message to the Congress. We talked more especially about the financing of the cost of flood […]

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Address of President Coolidge Before the Third Pan American Commercial Conference

September 17, 2020

Title: Address of President Coolidge Before the Third Pan American Commercial Conference Date: May 3, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge delivers a welcoming address to the Third Pan American Commercial Conference, emphasizing cooperation and the importance of commerce on the global stage Ladies and Gentlemen: The Pan American movement rests on the principle of […]

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Press Conference, August 13, 1926

July 23, 2020

Date: August 13, 1926 Location: White Pine Camp – Paul Smiths, NY (Original document available here) Mr. Hoover and I didn’t discuss to any extent the possibilities of the development of commercial aviation. The immediate question before the Department is the carrying out of the provisions recently enacted into law. It has mostly to do […]

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