Calvin Coolidge Says, August 25, 1930

December 11, 2020

Date: August 25, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Coolidge lays out his thinking as to when a revolution is acceptable and when it is not. (Original document available here) The reports of a revolution making headway in Peru are disquieting and discouraging. Revolutions have long been the curse of some sections south of the Rio Grande. […]

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Press Conference, November 6, 1928

September 8, 2020

Date: November 6, 1928 Location: En route to Washington From Northampton (Original document available here) No final determination has been made about the Ambassador to England. While the probabilities seem to indicate that Ambassador Houghton will be chosen Senator, I suppose every prudent man knows that every election is uncertain. It may be that he […]

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Press Conference, April 13, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: April 13, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Nothing has come to me in relation to some financial difficulties in Cuba, other than what I have seen in the press, so I don’t know of anything that is contemplated in relation to that situation on the part of our Government. If anything […]

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