Opening the Conference on the High Cost of Living

June 4, 2021

Title: Opening the Conference on the High Cost of Living Date: October 24, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) Having held the office of mayor myself, I appreciate not only the duties and difficulties but the many pleasant features which come to the lot of the chief executives of the cities of Massachusetts. I therefore welcome […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, September 2, 1930

February 4, 2021

Date: September 2, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) A good many hundred millions of the people of the earth are suffering from unrest and revolution. China and India include the larger part of Asia. Bolivia, Peru, Brazil and the Argentine occupy much of South America. The difficulties in Brazil and the Argentine […]

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Republican State Convention

April 24, 2014

Title: Republican State Convention Date: October 4, 1919 Location: Tremont Temple, Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) Ancient custom crystallized to law has drawn us here. We come to renew our pledge publicly at the altar of our country. We come in the light of history and of reason. We come to take counsel both from experience and […]

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