Press Conference, January 14, 1927

August 27, 2020

Date: January 14, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Chairman O’Connor of the shipping board came in this morning to talk to me about the possibility of transferring to the Shipping Board some of the transports that are used by the Army and Navy. I understood his idea to be that if the […]

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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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