Lindbergh: Welcoming Home Speech, Washington Monument

September 9, 2021

Title: Lindbergh: Welcoming Home Speech, Washington Monument Date: June 11, 1927 Location: Washington, DC Context: Coolidge congratulates Lindbergh on his successful return to the United States. (Original document available here) My Fellow Countrymen: It was in America that the modern art of flying of heavier-than-air machines was first developed. As the experiments became successful, the airplane was devoted […]

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Address at a Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

September 8, 2021

Title: Address at a Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: June 22, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Update on the state of the Business of America and in order to “secure greater efficiency in government by the application of the principles of constructive economy”  We have met this evening to take counsel together for […]

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