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  • 1. Calvin Coolidge 30 th president 1923-1928 Republican 4/5ths of all of our problems will go away if you stop talking about them
  • 2. Father swears him in
  • 3. Silent Cal
    • Will continue Harding’s policies and clean up scandals
  • 4. Keep Cool with Coolidge
    • John Davis Calvin Jr.
  • 5. What’s good for GM is Good for the country”
    • Harvey Firestone, Calvin Coolidge, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, and Mrs. Calvin Coolidge
  • 6. Tax Revenue Act 1924
    • Cut taxes!
  • 7. Indian Citizenship Act of 1924
  • 8. Continues Isolation
  • 9. War is illegal!
    • Kellogg Briand Act
  • 10. Scopes Monkey Trial
  • 11. Heroes
    • Charles Lindbergh
  • 12. Sports heroes
    • “ I had a better year than he did!”
  • 13. Heroines
  • 14. Flappers
    • 19 th Amendment
  • 15. Hollywood
  • 16. Fads
    • Charleston
    • Shipwreck Kelly
  • 17. “Black Flood”
  • 18.  
  • 19. Harlem Renaissance
    • What happens to a dream deferred? 
    • Does it dry up  Like a raisin in the sun?
    • Or fester like a sore--And then run?
    • Does it stink like rotten meat? 
    • Or crust and sugar over--  like a syrupy sweet? 
    • Maybe it just sags  like a heavy load. 
    • Or does it explode?
  • 20. Talking Movies
    • Jazz Singer
    • Steamboat Willie
  • 21. “ I do not choose to run for president in 1928”
  • 22. Interesting facts
    • Pet raccoon named Rebecca
    • Strange sense of humor
    • Exercised in the White House with Mechanical Bull!
    • Liked Vaseline in his hair
    • First president born on July 4 th
  • 23. Death-January 5 th , 1933
    • “ When large numbers of men are unable to find work, unemployment results.”
    • “ How could you tell?”
  • 24. Mount Rushmore begins-1927
  • 25. Reagan and Coolidge
    • Collecting more taxes than is absolutely necessary is legalized robbery.
    • Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong.
    • The man who builds a factory builds a temple, that the man who works there worships there, and to each is due, not scorn and blame, but reverence and praise.