Herbert Hoover's tenure as the 31st president of the United States began on his inauguration on March 4, 1929, and ended on March 4, 1933. Hoover, a Republican, took office after a landslide victory in the 1928 presidential election over Democrat Al Smith of New York.
Orphaned at age nine, Herbert Hoover left West Branch never to live here again. In later years, he returned to his humble birthplace to celebrate his long career of public service. A memorial landscape remains to tell his story: how community, hard work, honesty, and usefulness to others opened a world of opportunity— and the presidency of the United States— to a child of simple beginnings.
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Herbert Hoover High School is a public high school in Glendale, California, USA. The school is named after Herbert Hoover, the 31st president of the United States 2) campus. The school's colors are purple and white. Hoover High School is part of a neighborhood cluster that includes Mark Keppel Elementary School and Eleanor J. Toll Middle School ...
The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is a public policy think tank promoting the principles of individual, economic, and political freedom.
Herbert Hoover had an admirable reservoir of experience in international affairs when he became President in March 1929. He had traveled the world extensively as a mining engineer, served on President Wilson's delegation to the peace talks at the end of World War I, and worked on international trade issues as secretary of commerce.
Herbert Hoover High School 651 Glenwood Rd. Glendale, CA 91202 Phone: (818) 242-6801 Fax: (818) 247-8825 Principal: Dr. Jennifer Earl Office Hours: 7:30 AM-4:00 PM.