Calvin Coolidge Says, December 24, 1930

December 15, 2020

Date: December 24, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: In this Christmas greeting, Coolidge spells out the reason for the season. He recounts the virtues, sacrifice, and saving grace of Jesus Christ, and discusses how Christ influences mankind to be more loving and merciful. This, for Coolidge, is the true meaning of Christmas. (Original document available […]

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Press Conference, December 4, 1928

August 27, 2020

Date: December 4, 1928 Location: Washington, DC (Original document available here) I don’t know of any plan for any immediate change in the Comptroller of Customs of New Orleans. I haven’t any plans for the Christmas holidays. I have had several suggestions come in and some invitations, but I really haven’t given it any thought […]

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Press Conference, December 24, 1926

July 14, 2020

Date: December 24, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) The questions and reporters are not very numerous this afternoon. I wanted those of you who could to come in, in order that I might extend to you personally my best wishes for the holidays. I have here an inquiry about Christmas gifts that […]

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