Calvin Coolidge Says, January 19, 1931

January 7, 2021

Date: January 19, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) It would be difficult to recall when the American Red Cross has appealed to the people in vain for money. The request is now made for $10,000,000. While that is a large sum, it is less than the daily cost of the national government. No […]

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Press Conference, September 4, 1923

September 4, 2020

Date: September 4, 1923 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There doesn’t seem to be a very long list of questions this morning. I judge that the reason for that is the interest that we are all feeling in the great calamnity which has overtaken several of the cities of Japan, and that we […]

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Press Conference, September 14, 1928

August 24, 2020

Date: September 14, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I am very glad to have a chance to welcome the members of the White House Press Association again. I hope you all had as pleasant a summer as we had in Northern Wisconsin. I haven’t made any definite decision yet about a trip […]

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