Address on the Return of State Guard Flags

June 3, 2021

Title: Address on the Return of State Guard Flags Date: December 23, 1920 Location: Hall of Flags, State House, Massachusetts Summary: Coolidge thanks the Massachusetts National Guard for returning the state flags to the State House. (Original document available here) GENERAL PARKER, OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE STATE GUARD OF MASSACHUSETTS: This is the final and concluding service of […]

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Statement on the Parade Held by the 26th Division

June 3, 2021

Title: Statement on the Parade Held by the 26th Division Date: April 25, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) A parade which will be historic in this Commonwealth has just been finished with great success. I desire to express my thanks to all those who have made it a success; first to the soldiers for their […]

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Proclamation, June 21 1926

June 1, 2021

Purpose: Increase the Duty on German Print Rollers Date: June 21, 1926 (Original document available here) Whereas in and by section 315 (a) of Title III of the act of Congress approved September 21, 1922, entitled “An act to provide revenue, to regulate commerce with foreign countries, to encourage the industries of the United States, […]

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Statement on Street Railway Legislation

May 27, 2021

Title: Statement on Street Railway Legislation Date: December 13, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) The General Court is showing a real desire to furnish a remedy for our street railroad difficulties. The street railroad is the chief means of transportation for the working people of this Commonwealth. It is a public necessity of the first […]

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Message on the European Corn-Borer

May 27, 2021

Title: Message on the European Corn-Borer Date: March 21, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives. There is pending in the general appropriation bill legislation granting money for the extermination of the European corn-borer. It had been expected that there would be money provided for this purpose by the […]

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