The Destiny of America

April 24, 2014

Title: The Destiny of America Date: Memorial Day, 1923 Location: Northampton, MA Context:  Speech recapping our core American values and celebrating the peace the U.S. was enjoying in 1923. Coolidge reminds his audience that the country’s decisions, harmony, and spirit alike come from the people Patriotism is easy to understand in America. It means looking out for yourself by […]

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Address to the American Red Cross

April 24, 2014

Title: Address to the Annual Convention of the American Red Cross Date: October 4, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge addresses members at the Convention of the Red Cross in Washington D.C. on the importance and appreciation of the American Red Cross’s wartime and peacetime efforts and progress Members of the Convention: The annual convention of the American […]

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