Address of President Coolidge at the Fourteenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government

May 20, 2020

Title: Address of President Coolidge at the Fourteenth Regular Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government Date: January 30, 1928 Location: Washington, D.C. Context: Coolidge addresses the annual Meeting of the Business Organization of the Government to discuss taxes, budgets, expenditures and finances pertaining to the federal government Members of the Government’s Business Organization: […]

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Riverside

April 10, 2020

Title: Riverside Date: August 28, 1916 Location: Riverside, MA Context: Lieutenant Governor campaign speech  It may be that there would be votes for the Republican Party in the promise of low taxes and vanishing expenditures. I can see an opportunity for its candidates to pose as the apostles of retrenchment and reform. I am not […]

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A Prize Essay

April 7, 2020

Title: A Prize Essay Date: c.1895 Location: Amherst, MA Context: A prize-winning essay Coolidge wrote while attending Amherst College at age 22 When history looks beyond the immediate cause of the American Revolution for the justifying principles, it is very soon brought back to the spirit of English liberty. It is the same genius for freedom that has led the […]

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