The Price of Freedom

April 7, 2020

Title: The Price of Freedom Date: January 21, 1923 Location: Evanston, IL Context: The Evanston Sunday Afternoon Club was started during World War I. Four churches in the town gathered on Sundays for a patriotic service and continued after the war It is altogether natural that those who are connected with religious institutions should be […]

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Ordered Liberty and World Peace

April 24, 2014

Title: Ordered Liberty and World Peace, delivered at the dedication of a Monument to Lafayette Date: September 6, 1924 Location:  Baltimore, MD (Original document available here) This occasion is dedicated to freedom. The people of Baltimore, and of Maryland, are gathered here in that spirit. Because Americans cherish that sentiment they cherish the name of Lafayette. On the […]

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