Calvin Coolidge Says, February 20, 1931

December 17, 2020

Date: February 20, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: George Washington was a great business man, general, statesman and patriot. (Original document available here) February 22 marks the 199th birthday of George Washington. His stature has only increased with the years. His public life was characterized by complete unselfishness. Indifferent to his own fortunes, his only […]

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At the Home of Daniel Webster

August 4, 2020

Title: At the Home of Daniel Webster Date: July 4, 1916 Location: Marshfield, MA Context: Coolidge delivers a speech on the promise of 1776 and the legacy of the Declaration of Independence. Furthermore, he recounts the progress of the nation in living up to the Jeffersonian ideals of its inception History is revelation. It is […]

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