An Order to the Police Commissioner of Boston

April 24, 2014

Title: An Order to the Police Commissioner of Boston, XXXV An Order Date: September 11, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts Context: Coolidge writes to Edwin U. Curtis, who was Police Commissioner of Boston at the time, in response to the Boston Police Strike.  (Original document available here) To: Edwin U. Curtis As you are Police Commissioner of the City of […]

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Law and Order

April 24, 2014

Title: Law and Order Date: January 23, 1921 Location: New York City, New York Context: As Vice President-elect, in accepting the gold medal awarded by the National Institute of Social Sciences for his action in connection with the police strike in Boston, MA. (Original document available here) It is a very great honor that you have bestowed upon me […]

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