Papers, 1918-1933.


Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933. Papers, 1918-1933.

Papers, 1918-1933.

This collection contains letters written by Coolidge, letters written about Coolidge after his death, a speech and bibliography on Coolidge, and postcards relating to Coolidge and his hometown of Plymouth, Vt. Letters written by Coolidge represent various periods in his political career and usually express thanks for political support of personal favors. Charles Henry Taylor (1867-1941) is the most frequent recipient. Several letters to Arthur Prentice Rugg (1862-1938) discuss Rugg's participation in commemorative ceremonies for Coolidge after his death. Also included are a few Coolidge family manuscripts sent to the AAS by Coolidge shortly before his death. There is a copy of a speech given by Clarence Saunders Brigham (1877-1963) to the Worcester Fire Society on the wit of Coolidge, and a bibliography of publications on Coolidge, 1921-1932. Seventeen postcards depict scenes, landmarks, and people of Plymouth, Vt., ca. 1923.

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Taylor, Charles Henry, 1867-1941 (person)

Journalist. From the description of Charles Henry Taylor correspondence, 1895 July 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982118 ...

Brigham, Clarence S. (Clarence Saunders), 1877-1963 (person)

Clarence Saunders Brigham (1877-1963) began his distinguished library career while a student at Brown University. After graduation in 1899 he was appointed librarian of the Rhode Island Historical Society and in 1908 he left that position to accept the offer of the librarian's post at the American Antiquarian Society. He was named director of the Society in 1930 and was made its president in 1955. He resigned fifty-one years after he began working in Worcester. Brigham was a dedicated librarian ...

Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 (person)

Epithet: president of the United States British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000497.0x00001d Calvin Coolidge's son John married John Trumbull's daughter Florence. From the description of Letter, 1931 March 16, Northampton, Mass., to John H. Trumbull, Plainville, Conn. (Hartford Public Library). WorldCat record id: 25622017 For information on Pres. Coolidge, see an encyclopedia. No information is...

Rugg, Arthur Prentice, 1862-1938 (person)

Rugg, a 1883 graduate of Amherst College, was appointed to the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court in 1906, and became chief justice in 1911. Abbott was an assistant attorney general of Massachusetts. From the description of Letters to Edwin Hale Abbott, 1920, 1923. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 234339794 ...