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Our president, Herbert Hoover

William J. Marsh

Our president, Herbert Hoover

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Published by W.J. & C. Marsh in New Milford, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964.,
  • Child authors.

  • Edition Notes

    One of 60 copies printed by the author. Later copies were printed by Doubleday, Doran & company.

    Statementby William J. Marsh, jr. (age 11 years)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE802 .M36
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. 1., 7, [1],8-45 p.
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6747352M
    LC Control Number30023566
    OCLC/WorldCa4045917

      August 10th will mark Herbert Hoover’s th birthday. Hoover was born in in the small quiet village of West Branch, Iowa. The “Chief,” as he was referred to by his friends, serves as. Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States. Served as President: Vice President: Charles Curtis Party: Republican Age at inauguration: 54 Born: Aug in West Branch, Iowa Died: Octo in New York, New York Married: Lou Henry Hoover Children: Herbert, Allan Nickname: Chief, The Great Engineer Biography: What is Herbert Hoover most known .


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