The Foundation of Our Institutions

August 4, 2020

Title: The Foundation of Our Institutions Date: April 13, 1923 Location: Albany, NY Context: The speech was given before a state convention of the Young Mens Christian Association. It speaks to the idea of our institutions i.e. government, education, and prosperity are all founded on the principle of religious beliefs These ought to be days […]

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Department of Superintendence of the National Education Association

August 4, 2020

Title: Department of Superintendence of the National Education Association Date: February 22, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: President Coolidge addresses superintendents of the National Education Association Ladies and Gentlemen: It is doubtful if anyone outside of certain great religious teachers ever so thoroughly impressed himself on the heart of humanity as has George Washington. No […]

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Press Conference, March 12, 1926

July 9, 2020

Date: March 12, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I have been very much pleased with the apparent support that is coming to the Italian debt settlement. It has to do with foreign relations, which as you know is a question that I have always tried to deal with in a nonpartisan manner, […]

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Address of President Coolidge before the General Convention of the Episcopal Church

April 20, 2020

Title: Address of President Coolidge before the General Convention of the Episcopal Church Date: October 10, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: To the general convention of the Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C. Members of the Convention: This general convention of the Episcopal Church, which is held once in three years, represents organized religious life and […]

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