Calvin Coolidge Says, August 9, 1930

December 11, 2020

Date: August 9, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) Good health is one our chief national assets. Yet, in spite of all the progress that has been made in the science of hygiene, the yearly losses in this country from the ravages of disease run into many hundreds of millions of dollar. The discouraging […]

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Address at the Annual Session of the American Medical Association

August 28, 2020

Title: Address at the Annual Session of the American Medical Association Date: May 17, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge addresses the AMA and lauds the progress of American medical practice Ladies and Gentlemen: America has so many elements of greatness that it is difficult to decide which is the most important. It is probable […]

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