President Calvin Coolidge (1924) - 4 min

Calvin Coolidge became president after the death of President Harding. His was away from the White House and was sworn in as president by his father. After his term, he was elected to his own full term. This film clip from 1924, is the first presidential film with sound recording. From the White House grounds, President Coolidge speaks about taxes and the cost of running government.

 

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