The Inauguration of Calvin Coolidge as Vice President of the United States, March 4, 1921: A Centennial Remembrance

March 29, 2021

By Jerry L. Wallace Jerry L. Wallace is a Coolidge scholar, whose interest in Calvin Coolidge and the 1920s dates back over sixty-five years.  He has been a member of the Coolidge Presidential Foundation since 1972.  He has served the Foundation as a Trustee and is now a member of its National Advisory Board. March […]

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Coolidge Footage

February 9, 2021

The Coolidge Foundation gratefully acknowledges the University of South Carolina’s Moving Image Research Collections for this generous contribution to the digital library. Massachusetts Governor Calvin Coolidge Plants Trees for Arbor Day: Coolidge, with the help of Grace, plants a tree on the Massachusetts State House grounds to celebrate Arbor Day. Filmed in April, 1920. Coolidge’s […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, March 21, 1931

January 19, 2021

Date: March 21, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) Now that the proposed European tariff truce has been voluntarily abandoned it is possible to discuss it with more freedom in the United States. Some claim was made that it was inspired by an intention to erect continental tariff barriers for the purpose of […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, March 23, 1931

January 19, 2021

Date: March 23, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The experience of the last year and a half has done much to demonstrate the economic unity of the country. In a general way prosperity and depression are rather evenly divided among all classes of producers. The years following the war brought a good […]

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