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[Title page: A Compendious Dictionary for the English Language, by Noah Webster, 1806]

"We are never too old to learn." This old adage has been clearly proven in the case of Noe Demers of Massachusetts, who at the age of 70 years has mastered the English language and passed his citizenship examination. He was recently chosen as one of the three outstanding Americanization students in the state of Massachusetts and rewarded with a trip to the National Capital where he was received by President Coolidge today. He is shown in picture with Congresswoman Edith Nourse Rogers of Massachusetts who presented him to the president [White House, Washington, D.C.]

Speech by Franklin D. Roosevelt, New York (Transcript)

Mrs. Mary N. Silveira, who is managing editor of the Portuguese Journal, was born in the Azores Islands. She and her husband have owned and published this Portuguese paper since 1917. Mr. Silveira has been sick for the last five years and Mrs. Silveira has been in full charge of the paper. "Through the medium of this Portuguese language newspaper, we are able to reach those older members of the community and state who have not learned the English language. Many of those people speak English, but as far as the written language is concerned we have been mostly interested in giving to the Portuguese a full coverage of local, national and international news because we believe that by this way the people of Portuguese descent become better citizens of the United States." says Mrs. Silveira

Interview with approximately 65 year old black female, Northport, Alabama (part 2 of 2) (Transcript)

Radio broadcast with Jack Dempsey, Jim Corbett, and Gene Tunney? (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 18 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 66 year old male and 61year old female, Macungie, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old white male, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old white male, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old white male, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old white male, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Conversation with 19 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 19 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 19 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 19 year old black male, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Conversation with 88 year old black female, Oktibbeha County, Mississippi (Transcript)

Speech by Amelia Earhart (Transcript)

Speech by Amelia Earhart (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Personal history and reading by 70 year old white female, Huntsville, Texas (Transcript)

Conversation with 31 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 31 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 31 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 31 year old black female, Washington, DC (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Conversation with 38 year old male and 34 year old female, Pennsylvania (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Oral book reports with 14 year old black female, New Haven, Connecticut (Transcript)

Cheerio

Cheerio

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Ryūkō eigo zukushi

Ryūkō eigo zukushi

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 54 year old Native American female, New Mexico (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Oral history with 89 year old white male, Mesa County, Colorado (Transcript)

Conversation with 34 year old Native American male, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 34 year old Native American male, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 34 year old Native American male, New Mexico (Transcript)

Conversation with 34 year old Native American male, New Mexico (Transcript)

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