Press Conference, December 15, 1923

September 14, 2020

Date: December 15, 1923 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about the loan to Germany. That isn’t anything that is pending before our Government, nor anything in which our Government can take any action. As I understand it, it is a negotiation that is pending between the German Government and […]

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Press Conference, July 22, 1927

August 21, 2020

Date: July 22, 1927 Location: Rapid City, SD My son John is attending summer school at the University of Vermont at Burlington. I don’t know just when their summer school finishes. It began right after the 4th of July and it is my impression it runs about six weeks, which would bring it up to […]

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The High Place of Labor

August 4, 2020

Title: The High Place of Labor Date: September 1, 1924 Location: Washington D.C. Context: September 1, 1924 was Labor Day. This is an address to a group of labor leaders. Labor Day is more entitled than any other to be called a national holiday. Other holidays had their origin in state legislative action. Labor Day […]

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Address at the Twelfth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

August 4, 2020

Title: Address at the Twelfth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: January 29, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge discusses federal spending and how it can benefit the American public In these meetings I find a real encouragement. I approach them with knowledge of that has been done. I leave them […]

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