Calvin Coolidge Says, December 20, 1930

December 15, 2020

Date: December 20, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Coolidge writes in praise of the Pilgrims to mark the anniversary of their arrival at Plymouth Rock. He tells of how, even though America changes, it will always find inspiration in the Pilgrims’ story and ideals. (Original document available here) For many years December 21 or 22 […]

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Press Release, April 2, 1926

July 8, 2020

Date: April 2, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) I think it would he very desirable to have some coal legislation at this session and my message perhaps goes into my opinions in detail. I judge that a good way to approach it would be to bring forward the Coal Commission report and […]

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The Pilgrims

April 24, 2014

Title: The Pilgrims Date: December 21, 1920 Location: Plymouth, Massachusetts Context: Delivered as the Vice President-elect, on the Three Hundredth Anniversary of the Landing of the Pilgrims. (Original document available here) Three centuries ago to-day the Pilgrims of the Mayflower made final landing at Plymouth Rock. They came not merely from the shores of the Old World. It will […]

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