American Legion Convention Address

April 14, 2020

Title: American Legion Convention Address Date: October 6, 1925 Location: Omaha, NE Context: President Coolidge is speaking to the American Legion about the ability of the American fighting forces to put aside racial, religious, or social stature during a time of crisis and unite as one Mr. Commander and Members of the American Legion: It […]

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Ways to Peace

April 7, 2020

Title: Ways to Peace Date: May 31, 1926 Location: Arlington, VA Context: A Memorial Day commemoration  Fellow Americans: This nation approaches no ceremony with such universal sanction as that which is held in commemoration over the graves of those who have performed military duty. In our respect for the living and our reverence for the dead, in […]

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