Press Conference, December 2, 1927

August 28, 2020

Date: Friday, December 2, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I expect that some program for farther cruiser construction will be presented to the incoming Congress. We have only provided for the construction of 8 cruisers since I have been President and a good many of our cruisers I think are of old […]

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Press Conference, September 27, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: September 27, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t made up my mind yet as to a successor to Governor-General Wood for the Governor-Generalship of the Philippines. The Philippine Commissioner, who is Resident here in the city, came to me the other day and said that Senator Quezon and some others […]

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Press Conference, July 29, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: July 29, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD I think the press has all the information that has come to me relative to the Naval Conference at Geneva. The proposals that have been made by the representatives of Great Britain seem to us to call for the building of a much larger navy than we […]

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Press Conference, July 12, 1927

August 20, 2020

Date: July 12, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD The naval armament conference is making some progress. They are evidently having a great deal of discussion relative to the cruiser problem. I think they were to have a plenary conference yesterday, in which the positions of the different governments would be quite fully outlined. I haven’t […]

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