Calvin Coolidge Says, June 2, 1931

January 12, 2021

Date: June 2, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The vacation season is again near enough to require making plans for it. Many of our people are able to enjoy a winter trip into the Southern portion of our country, but to most of us the time of relaxation comes in summer when the […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, July 25, 1930

January 7, 2021

Date: July 25, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The vacation season has come again. Rightly used it restores the vigor of mind and body by change and relaxation. We cannot always dwell on the heights. We cannot always be at our best. If we are to do work of the highest excellence […]

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Press Conference, May 11, 1928

August 24, 2020

Date: May 11, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t made any final plans about ray vacation. The press is at liberty to go on printing unconfirmed rumors about any good town that they think might be helped by the advertising. Asheville, N.C., is a fine place. There are several places in […]

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Press Conference, September 14, 1926

July 30, 2020

Date: September 14, 1926 Location: White Pine Camp, NY (Original document available here) It hadn’t occurred to me that there was any political significance in the time that I might choose to travel between here and Washington. It might help the members of the press in interpreting the significance of the actions of the President […]

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