Herbert Hoover
Herbert Clark Hoover (August 10, 1874 – October 20, 1964) was the 31st President of the United States (1929–1933). He was a professional mining engineer, and was raised as a Quaker. A Republican, Hoov...
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Did FDR End The Great Depression?
When the Democratic Party tinkers with the economy they make it worse.
United States presidential election, 1928
The United States presidential election of 1928 was the 36th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 6, 1928. Herbert Hoover was nominated as the Republican candidate, as incumbe...
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Inauguration of Herbert Hoover
The inauguration of Herbert Hoover took place on March 4, 1929 marking the beginning of his tenure as the 31st President of the United States and the tenure of Charles Curtis as Vice President. Chief ...
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Great Depression in the United States
The Great Depression began in August 1929, when the United States economy first went into an economic recession. Although the country spent two months with declining GDP, it was not until the Wa...
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Bonus Army
The Bonus Army was the popular name of an assemblage of some 43,000 marchers—17,000 World War I veterans, their families, and affiliated groups—who gathered in Washington, D.C., in the spring and summ...
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United States presidential election, 1932
The United States presidential election of 1932 was the 37th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 8, 1932. The election took place among the backdrop of the Great Depression th...
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Herbert Hoover Supreme Court candidates
During his only term in office, President Herbert Hoover appointed three members of the Supreme Court of the United States: Chief Justice Charles Evans Hughes, and Associate Justices Owen Roberts and ...
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American Relief Administration
American Relief Administration was an American relief mission to Europe and later post-revolutionary Russia after World War I. Herbert Hoover, future president of the United States, was the program di...
Hoover Institution
The Hoover Institution is an American public policy think tank and research institution located at Stanford University in California. Its official name is the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution, an...
Henry L. Stimson
Henry Lewis Stimson (September 21, 1867 – October 20, 1950) was an American statesman, lawyer and Republican Party politician and spokesman on foreign policy. He served as Secretary of War (1911...
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The President's Economic Mission to Germany and Austria
The President's Economic Mission to Germany and Austria was a series of reports commissioned by US President Harry S. Truman and written by former US President Herbert Hoover.Based on Hoover's previou...
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Hooverville
A "Hooverville" was a shanty town built by homeless people during the Great Depression. They were named after Herbert Hoover, who was President of the United States during the onset of the Depression...
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Lou Henry and Herbert Hoover House
The Lou Henry Hoover House or, very rarely, Lou Henry and Herbert Hoover House, located on the campus of Stanford University in Stanford, California, USA, is the former house of Herbert Hoover, 31st P...
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Recession of 1937-1938
The Recession of 1937–1938 was an economic downturn that occurred during the Great Depression in the United States.By the spring of 1937, production, profits, and wages had regained their 1929 levels....
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Wickersham Commission
U.S. President Herbert Hoover established the Wickersham Commission, officially called the National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement, on May 20, 1929. Former Attorney General George W. Wic...
Herbert Hoover, Jr.
Herbert Hoover, Jr. (August 4, 1903 – July 9, 1969) was a successful engineer, businessman, and politician. He served as United States Under Secretary of State from 1954 to 1957. His father was Presid...
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Commission for Polish Relief
The Commission for Polish Relief (CPR), also known unofficially as Comporel or Hoover Commission, was initiated in late 1939 by former US President Herbert Hoover, following the German and Soviet occu...
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Medicine ball cabinet
Medicine Ball Cabinet was a nickname given to the cabinet and advisors of President Herbert Hoover. The term arose because the president, cabinet members, and advisors would play regular games of Hoov...
Russian Famine Relief Act
The Russian Famine Relief Act of 1921 authorized the expenditure of $20,000,000 for the purchase of American foodstuffs to send to post revolutionary Russia, for relief of the Russian famine of 1921. ...
Frank B. Kellogg
Frank Billings Kellogg (December 22, 1856 – December 21, 1937) was an American lawyer, politician and statesman who served in the U.S. Senate and as U.S. Secretary of State. He co-auth...
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Atlee Pomerene
Atlee Pomerene (December 6, 1863 – November 12, 1937) was a Democratic Party politician from Ohio. He represented Ohio in the United States Senate from 1911 until 1923.
Pomerene was...
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Barclay Harding Warburton II
Barclay Harding Warburton II (June 15, 1898 - November 26, 1936) was an American socialite, farmer, and aviator. Around 1919 he worked for the American Relief Administration in their mission to Poland...
New Deal
The New Deal was a series of domestic programs enacted in the United States between 1933 and 1938, and a few that came later. They included both laws passed by Congress as well as presidential executi...
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George H. Nash
George H. Nash (born April 1, 1945) is an American historian and interpreter of American conservatism. He is a biographer of Herbert Hoover. He is best known for The Conservative Intellectual Movement...
Hoover Moratorium
The Hoover Moratorium was a public statement issued by U.S. President Herbert Hoover on June 20, 1931, which he hoped would ease the coming international economic crisis, as well as provide time for r...