Calvin Coolidge Says, August 14, 1930

December 14, 2020

Date: August 14, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The old frontiers, and back country of our nation have vanished. We do not have any longer a strictly rural population. It is difficult to find any region that lives unto itself. Wherever we go we find similar brands of ready made clothing and […]

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Fifth Annual Message

October 29, 2020

Title: Fifth Annual Message Date: December 6, 1927 Location: Washington D.C. Members of the Congress: It is gratifying to report that for the fourth consecutive year the state of the Union in general is good. We are at peace. The country as a whole has had a prosperity never exceeded. Wages are at their highest […]

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Press Conference, October 16, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: October 16, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t indicated to Secretary Jardine or any one else that I should oppose appropriations on the part of the Federal Government for aid in building roads in the states. This year the National Government has expended $170,000,000 for that purpose and it is […]

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