Press Conference, September 6, 1927

October 7, 2020

Date: September 6, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD (Original document available here) I understand that the White House will be all ready for occupancy when we arrive back in Washington, so that it is my expectation that we shall go right there. I haven’t received any report from Senator Jones on any poll of the […]

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Press Conference, April 22, 1927

July 24, 2020

Date: April 22, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) No information has come to me relative to holding national political conventions in Washington, other than what I have seen in the press. I am always glad to do what I can to help advertise the city. I don’t know as I can make […]

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The Press Under a Free Government

April 24, 2014

Title: The Press Under a Free Government, Address to the American Society of Newspaper Editors Date: January 17, 1925 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) The relationship between governments and the press has always been recognized as a matter of large importance. Wherever despotism abounds, the sources of public information are the first to be brought under […]

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