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Coolidge Reception (1924) - 11 min
Early on, the White House was open to all with no need for invitation. Over time and for obvious reasons, visitation took on a more formal and secure precedure.
This Interesting newsreel contains a host of visitors on their way to meet President and Mrs. Coolidge receiving. The guests include the Army General Staff, former President and then Chief Justice, William Howard Taft, and a host of others.