Calvin Coolidge Says, February 13, 1931

December 29, 2020

Date: February 13, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Coolidge writes about the power and social good that can be brought about by the use of radio and television. (Original document available here) A new social force is being developed by radio waves. The address of the Pope was given wider broadcasting than any other ever delivered, […]

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Press Conference, October 8, 1926

July 30, 2020

Date: October 8, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about purchasing land in the District for school sites and park purposes. I judge from the question that there is a provision in the current appropriation bills that provides that not more than 25% above the assessed valuation shall be […]

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