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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