Herbert Hoover


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Noun1.Herbert Hoover - 31st President of the United StatesHerbert Hoover - 31st President of the United States; in 1929 the stock market crashed and the economy collapsed and Hoover was defeated for reelection by Franklin Roosevelt (1874-1964)
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President Herbert Hoover has a special place in BGCA history, formerly Boys Clubs of America.
Harry Pepper will be responsible for demolition and removal of two of the existing Herbert Hoover Dike culverts and construction of new water control structures.
His publications include three volumes of a definitive, scholarly biography of Hoover and the monograph Herbert Hoover and Stanford University, as well as numerous articles in scholarly and popular journals.
So Ambassador Korologos decided to organize a program devoted to Herbert Hoover and Belgium.
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After losing to Herbert Hoover, Smith returned to New York City, where he maintained an active lifestyle in civics.
President Herbert Hoover and corporate leaders tried to reassure the nation that even though Wall Street was suffering, the economy was healthy, while in reality, the economy's decline was about to accelerate.
The Iowa City (Iowa) Community School District--has used presidential library resources to develop online curriculum projects, including an exhibit on the life and presidency of Herbert Hoover.
Strauss, a lifelong friend and trusted confidant of Herbert Hoover, offered a postmortem appraisal of the president's racial attitudes: "He appreciated talent.
Smith of New York, a forthright Catholic, was chosen the Democratic candidate to oppose President Herbert Hoover that the religious gauntlet was thrown.
The bill was passed by Congress and then approved by President Herbert Hoover on June 11, 1930.