Former President Coolidge Dedicates the Coolidge Dam

Former President Coolidge Dedicates the Coolidge Dam

Reel from March 4, 1930, as the Coolidges return to the East Coast after a two month journey across the country, their first and only post-White House “vacation.” Mr. Coolidge is seen here dedicating the dam named for him and smoking the peace pipe with local authorities (National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

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