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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1931: US president Herbert Hoover opened the Empire State Building in New York.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Dallas (FHLB Dallas) is a part of the Federal Home Loan Bank System, created by an Act of Congress and signed into law by President Herbert Hoover on July 22, 1932, to provide capital for mortgage funding during the Great Depression.
In 1931, ''The Star-Spangled Banner'' became the national anthem of the United States as President Herbert Hoover signed a congressional resolution.
Monday through Friday, he's in the mountains of Virginia, organizing bus tours to Rapidan Camp, the retreat of President Herbert Hoover and his wife from 1929 to 1933.
Couch's achievements also impressed President Herbert Hoover, who tapped him to serve as a director on the Reconstruction Finance Corporation during the Great Depression.
President Herbert Hoover addressed APHA Annual Meeting attendees.
1929US President Herbert Hoover proclaims the Kellogg-Briand Pact, renouncing war as an instrument of foreign policy.
Adding that the move is not unexpected, RCP stated that former US president Herbert Hoover relocated to a another place during repairs to the White House in 1929 and presidents Nixon and Johnson mainly used offices across the street and the Oval for formal meetings only.
Or he could think Pennant is using the medium to communicate with great Herberts from the past - the likes of Chapman, 19thcentury philosopher Herbert Spencer and former US president Herbert Hoover.
One article speculated on whether the new planet might be named for Percival Lowell, who predicted its existence, or perhaps be called Minerva after the goddess of wisdom, or even President Herbert Hoover.
The second letter from President Herbert Hoover in July 1930 is a bit more of a mystery.
Houdini, Buffalo Bill, President Herbert Hoover, Neil Armstrong and more recently Michael Palin, all joined the Circumnavigators Club.