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Herbert Hoover and Stanford University

by George H. Nash

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Published by Hoover Institution Press, Stanford University in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964,
  • Stanford University -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge H. Nash.
    SeriesHoover Press publication ;, 369
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE802 .N367 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 241 p., [6] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2399647M
    ISBN 10081798691X, 0817986928
    LC Control Number87029716

    Herbert Hoover arrived at Stanford in , neither wealthy nor from a distinquished family, and was admitted on the condition that he become "proficient" in English. From that inauspicious beginning came the long and mutually rewarding relationship between Herbert Hoover and his alma mater, Stanford University. SearchWorks Catalog Stanford Libraries. Catalog start Subject "Hoover, Herbert, " [Hoover Institution, Stanford University], [] Description Book — 11 pages ; 23 cm Online. and other ephemeral publications, , by or about Herbert Hoover. Arranged chronologically. Finding aid Online Archive of California.

      Born in , Hoover was orphaned by age 9 and experienced a grim, Dickensian upbringing. After working his way through Stanford University, he . Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University attempted to find rights owners without success but is eager to hear from them so that we may obtain permission, if needed. Upon request to the Hoover Institution Archives, digitized works can be removed from public view if .

      Herbert Hoover A Life Glen Jeansonne. New American Library, New York, , pages. Book Review published on: President Herbert Hoover is often depicted as a do-nothing who, through inaction, single-handedly created the conditions that led to the Great Depression and allowed it to continue until the country was saved by the New Deal. Herbert Hoover and the History of Chemistry William B. Jensen Department of Chemistry, University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, OH Figure 2. Herbert Hoover at two years after publishing his translation of Agricola. Figure 1. The signed note from Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover to the “Browsers” in the Chemistry Size: 2MB.


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