Proclamation, June 30, 1924

November 24, 2020

Purpose: To Establish Immigration Quotas Date: June 30, 1924 (Original document available here) Whereas it is provided in the Act of Congress approved May 26, 1924, entitled “An Act to limit the immigration of aliens into the United States, and for other purposes” that – “The annual quota of any nationality shall be two per centum […]

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Press Conference, July 10, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: July 10, 1928 Location: Superior, WI (Original document available here) There are quite a good many people in general under consideration for Secretary of Interior and Secretary of Commerce, but nobody in particular. I don’t know just when I shall accept Secretary Work’s resignation. Secretary Hoover’s resignation, which was given out t e other […]

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