Proclamation, December 10, 1925

April 21, 2021

Purpose: To adjust the boundaries of Umatilla National Forest Date: December 10, 1925 (Original document available here) Whereas, by an Executive Order dated November 5, 1920, the Wenaha National Forest in Oregon and Washington was consolidated with the Umatilla National Forest; and Whereas, it appears that certain of the lands within the State of Oregon described in […]

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Press Conference, October 8, 1926

July 30, 2020

Date: October 8, 1926 Location: Washington, D.C. (Original document available here) Here is an inquiry about purchasing land in the District for school sites and park purposes. I judge from the question that there is a provision in the current appropriation bills that provides that not more than 25% above the assessed valuation shall be […]

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Great Virginians

April 7, 2020

Title: Great Virginians Date: July 6, 1922 Location: Fredericksburg, VA We meet here out of reverence for the past. We come with that resolution, which has characterized Americans, to show by our actions our adherence to those seasoned and established principles which have made our country the greatest among the nations of the earth. It is out of this that there is created the […]

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