Calvin Coolidge Says, July 11, 1930

December 31, 2020

Date: July 11, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) Some foreign nations seem alarmed at our increases of duties on imports. Such alarm is not justified. On the whole, the increases are moderate and generally intended only to equalize the difference between foreign and domestic costs of production. It ought to be remembered that […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, February 24, 1931

December 29, 2020

Date: February 24, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: The U.S. should not fear a European agriculture agreement as it is better for us if Europe is financially strong. (Original document available here) Some fear is being expressed that a European agreement relating to agricultural products, especially wheat, will be detrimental to the United States. A […]

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Press Conference, November 3, 1925

June 16, 2020

Date: November 3, 1925 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I haven’t any additional information relative to another Limitation of Arms Conference. I assume that is what this means, rather than an inquiry about a Traffic in Arms Conference. This is the inquiry of the International News Service – Press: Disarmament Conference. President: Yes, […]

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