The “Cross of Gold” Address

Source: William Jennings Bryan, The First Battle: A Story of the Campaign of 1896 (Chicago:…

The “Cross of Gold” Speech

Source: Official Proceedings of the Democratic National Convention Held in Chicago, Illinois, July 7–11, 1896…

Letter to the Chairman of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Dear Mr. Stone: I have received your letter of the 8th instant, referring to frequent…

Cross of Gold

Mr. Chairman and Gentlemen of the Convention: I would be presumptuous, indeed, to present myself…