"Cross of Gold" speech by W. J. Bryan

July 8, 1896

"Cross of Gold" speech by W. J. Bryan

In his first of three attempts at the Presidency, William Jennings Bryan delivered what became known as his "Cross of Gold" speech at the Democratic National Convention on July 8, 1896.

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