President Wilson Visit Proclamation

June 3, 2021

Title: President Wilson Visit Proclamation Date: February 21, 1919 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) On Monday, February 24, there will be extended to the President, on his visit here, the hospitality of the city of Boston and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He comes here as President of our great Nation, as Commander-in-Chief in a war prosecuted […]

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Address on the Returning of Flags Carried by Troops in the World War

June 3, 2021

Title: Address on the Returning of Flags Carried by Troops in the World War Date: June 14, 1919 Location: Hall of Flags, Massachusetts State House, Springfield, MA (Original document available here) Officers and Men of the United States Army. In this room through which we are accustomed to pass with uncovered heads, you present to-day these flags which […]

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Faneuil Hall

April 24, 2014

Title: Faneuil Hall Date: November 4, 1918 Location: Boston, Massachusetts (Original document available here) We need a word of caution and of warning. I am responsible for what I have said and what I have done. I am not responsible for what my opponents say I have said or say I have done either on the […]

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