Calvin Coolidge Says, September 19, 1930

February 8, 2021

Date: September 19, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) In the conduct of popular government, in the maintenance of liberty, in releasing the human mind from artificial restraints so that the people may be free to pursue the truth and follow the rule of conscience, a broad spirit of toleration is necessary. This […]

Read More

Contribution of the Norsemen to America

August 4, 2020

Title: Contribution of the Norsemen to America Date: June 8, 1925 Location: St. Paul, MN Context: President Coolidge is speaking about the contributions of Norsemen (Scandinavian) immigrants to the United States How often in the affairs of this world a small and apparently insignificant occurrence turns out to be an event of great importance, carrying […]

Read More