Calvin Coolidge Says, May 23, 1931

January 26, 2021

Date: May 23, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) Something of a reversal of opinion is taking place concerning Philippine independence both in the islands and in this country. Due to the competition that is felt from sugar and other agricultural products, there is an increased amount of sentiment in our Southern and […]

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Press Conference, July 31, 1928

October 23, 2020

Date: July 31, 1928 Location: Superior, WI (Original document available here) I don’t think I know enough about Charles F. Murphy so that I can make any special comment about him and his death, other than what would occur to every one. He was evidently a man of a good deal of force of character. […]

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Press Conference, September 2, 1927

October 7, 2020

Date: September 2, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD (Original document available here) So far as I am aware, I shall not have any conference with Chairman Green of the House Ways and Means Committee before I return to Washington. Have you had any communication, Mr. Sanders? We have had none, Mr. President. President: Yes. Of […]

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Press Conference, January 18, 1924

September 22, 2020

Date: January 18, 1924 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about the lease of the Teapot Dome Naval oil reserve. That is under investigation, I think, by a Senatorial Committee, and of course no action is contemplated by any other arm of the Government so far as I know. It […]

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