Calvin Coolidge Says, September 26, 1930

February 8, 2021

Date: September 26, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The Greek people are celebrating the completion of a century of independence. One hundred years ago they were relieved of Asiatic domination and enabled to resume their rightful place as a European nation. The interest of the United States in their struggle for freedom […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, December 24, 1930

December 15, 2020

Date: December 24, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: In this Christmas greeting, Coolidge spells out the reason for the season. He recounts the virtues, sacrifice, and saving grace of Jesus Christ, and discusses how Christ influences mankind to be more loving and merciful. This, for Coolidge, is the true meaning of Christmas. (Original document available […]

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