Calvin Coolidge Says, July 16, 1930

January 7, 2021

Date: July 16, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Coolidge laments that the world appears to be on track for more war and did not pursue a more peaceful path after World War I (Original document available here) The world does not make real progress as fast as some expected. Like backward people with free constitutions reverting […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, January 21, 1931

January 7, 2021

Date: January 21, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The situation between France and Italy again illustrates how extremely difficult it is for nations to get away from the age-old policy of trying to rely mostly on force for Security. Those nations were unable to agree on naval armaments at the London conference. They […]

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Press Conference, November 16, 1928

August 26, 2020

Date: November 16, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t seen any report of a suggestion that it is said here was made in the House of Lords yesterday proposing an English-American mutual arms limitation. It doesn’t occur to me offhand that that would he feasible. Of course, our country would consider […]

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Press Conference, December 30, 1927

August 18, 2020

Date: December 30, 1927 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is a suggestion that I review the work of the United States Government for the year 1927. That doesn’t hardly seem to me a feasible thing to do in a newspaper conference and I rather think the members of the press could do […]

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