PRESIDENT HERBERT HOOVER - AUTOGRAPHED SIGNED PHOTOGRAPH - HFSID 35885
Sale Price $850.00
Handsome black and white 10x12½ publicity photograph of the 31st U.S. President.
Photograph signed: "The Kind Regards of/Herbert Hoover". B/w, 10x12½ overall, image 7¼x9¼ (one surface). Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964), a mining engineer and self-made millionaire, served as the 31st U.S. President from 1929-1933. Blamed by many voters for the Great Depression, he was defeated in his bid for re-election by Franklin D. Roosevelt. Hoover, a capable administrator, had headed the Food Administration to provide relief to Europe and Russia during and after WWI and served as Secretary of Commerce under Presidents Warren G. Harding and Calvin Coolidge (1921-1928). The second President to attain the age of 90 years (John Adams was the first), Hoover lived a record 31 years after leaving the presidency. During his "retirement", he was appointed to commissions to oversee government agencies by Presidents Harry S Truman (1947) and Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953). Hoover also wrote a number of books and articles. Tape remnant at upper margin. Lightly soiled and worn at edges. Fine condition.
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