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  • Herbert Hoover's mother

    Herbert Hoover's mother
    Hulda Minthorn's family came from Canada, and settled in West Branch in 1859 when she was 11 years old. Hulda attended the University of Iowa for one semester before dropping out to help her mother cope with the death of Hulda's father. In 1867, Hulda taught school in Bloomington, Iowa.
  • Herbert Hoover's father

    Herbert Hoover's father
    Jesse built his Blacksmith Shop at the corner of Downey and Penn streets in 1871. Jesse Hoover was one of three blacksmiths in a town of 500.
  • Before Hoover was president

    Before Hoover was president
    Before he was president, Herbert Clark Hoover was an extraordinary humanitarian with an international reputation. Before that he was an engineer who built a fortune. Before that he was a simple Iowa farm boy.
  • President Herbert Hoover Wife.

    President Herbert Hoover Wife.
    Lou Henry Hoover was the wife of President of the United States Herbert Hoover and served as First Lady from 1929 to 1933.
    Born: March 29, 1874
    Died: January 7, 1944, New York City, NY
    Children: Herbert Hoover, Jr., Allan Hoover
  • When was he born?

    When was he born?
    He was born in August 10, 1874, West Branch, IA
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    President Herbert Hoover video
  • On engineering – Herbert Hoover

    On engineering – Herbert Hoover
    He was a mining engineer before he entered politics and worked in China and Western Australia. He became a candidate for the presidential election following the prominence of his five years of selfless work in Europe during and after World War One.
  • The Ordeal of Herbert Hoover

    The Ordeal of Herbert Hoover
    The son of a Quaker blacksmith, Hoover was orphaned at the age of nine and sent to live with relatives in Oregon.
  • Why did Herbert Hoover run for president?

    Why did Herbert Hoover run for president?
    Two of the reasons Herbert Hoover ran for President of the USA are
    The leaders and a majority of the Republican Party asked him to, because Calvin Coolidge declined to run for re-election, and,
    He believed the Republicans were in a better position to foster a pro-business climate in government, and this drew Southern support away from the Democrats.
  • When did he die?

    When did he die?
    October 20, 1964, New York City, NY Death came at 11:35 A.M. in his suite on the 31st floor of the Waldorf Towers, following massive internal bleeding that began Saturday. His two sons were with him as he slipped into a deep coma that kept his final hours free of pain.
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    Herbert Hoover funeral video