Proclamation, December 14, 1925

April 15, 2021

Purpose: Proclamation Naming the Director General of the Railroads Date: December 14, 1925 (Original document available here) Whereas by Proclamation dated August 13, 1923, James C. Davis, Director General of Railroads, was designated as the Agent provided for in Section 206 of the Transportation Act, 1920; and Whereas, the said James C. Davis, Director General of Railroads, […]

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Proclamation, December 14, 1925

April 15, 2021

Purpose: Appointment of Director General of Railroads Date: December 14, 1925 (Original document available here) Whereas James C. Davis has tendered his resignation as Director General of Railroads; and Whereas such resignation has been accepted effective upon the qualification of his successor. Now, therefore, I, CALVIN COOLIDGE, President of the United States, under and by virtue of […]

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Press Conference, April 3, 1928

August 20, 2020

Date: April 3, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There doesn’t seem to be very much change in the condition of mother Goodhue. While she is gradually growing weaker, her heart action seems to keep up wonderfully well. No final decision has been made yet for a successor to Judge Gordon to fill […]

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Press Conference, November 21, 1924

May 27, 2020

Date: November 21, 1924 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) There are no members of the Cabinet that are retiring. I stated my position about the publicity feature of the revenue bill last spring when I signed the act. I haven’t seen anything that would cause me to change my mind about some undesirable […]

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