loading..

PRESIDENT HERBERT HOOVER - TYPED LETTER SIGNED 08/24/1956 - HFSID 13146

HERBERT HOOVER The former President signs a typed letter of fond memories of his friendship. Typed Letter Signed: "Herbert Hoover", 1p, 7¼x10½. Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1956 August 24.

Sale Price $357.00

Reg. $420.00

Condition: fine condition
PSA / JSA Authentication Guarantee
Free U.S. Shipping
Chat now or call 800-425-5379

HERBERT HOOVER
The former President signs a typed letter of fond memories of his friendship.
Typed Letter Signed: "Herbert Hoover", 1p, 7¼x10½. Stanford University, Stanford, California, 1956 August 24. On sheet imprinted with The Hoover Institute and Library on War, Revolution, and Peace to Mr. Robert A. Cotner, Crescent City, California. In full: "Your message reawakens recollections of the great friendship and fellowship we won from great days together. Yours faithfully,". Herbert Clark Hoover (1874-1964) served as the 31st U.S. President from 1929-1933. Blamed by many voters for the Great Depression, he had been defeated in his bid for re-election by Franklin D. Roosevelt, who was serving an unprecedented fourth term as President when he died on April 12, 1945, just four months before this letter. Hoover, a capable administrator, had headed the Food Administration to provide relief to Europe and Russia during and after WWI, and he 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", Hoover 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. Lightly creased with folds, not at signature. Fine condition.

This website image may contain our company watermark. The actual item does not contain this watermark

See more listings from these signers
Make an offer today and get a quick response
Check your account for the status.

Following offer submission users will be contacted at their account email address within 48 hours. Our response will be to accept your offer, decline your offer or send you a final counteroffer. All offers can be viewed from within the "Document Offers" area of your HistoryForSale account. Please review the Make Offer Terms prior to making an offer.

If you have not received an offer acceptance or counter-offer email within 24-hours please check your spam/junk email folder.

 

World-Wide Shipping

Fast FedEx and USPS shipping

Authenticity Guaranteed

COA with every purchase

Questions Answered 24/7

Contact us day or night

Submit Offers

Get a quick response