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    After Words with George Nash

    George Nash, editor of The Crusade Years 1933-1955: Herbert Hoover’s Lost Memoir of the New Deal Era and Its Aftermath, talked about what is referred to as “the missing…

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    First Lady Lou Hoover

    Annette Dunlap and Emily Charnock talked about the life and influence of first lady Lou Hoover and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Active outdoors, Lou…

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    Herbert Hoover’s Secret History of the Second World War and its Aftermath

    Historian George Nash discussed Herbert Hoover’s manuscript, Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover’s Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath, which was edited by…

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    Herbert Hoover and the Jewish Vote

    History Professor Sonja Schoepf Wentling talked about the relationship between President Herbert Hoover and prominent Jewish political leaders in the 1920s. She argued Hoover’s work…

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    George Nash on Herbert Hoover

    Herbert Hoover biographer George Nash talks about the complexity of the 31st president’s administration and legacy. Mr. Nash argued that Herbert Hoover was a much more…

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    America's Foreign Policy at Mid-Century

    Historians discuss the significant change in America’s foreign policy in the wake of World War II. Prior to this war, America was committed to a non-interventionism, reflecting…

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    First Ladies Through the Eyes of Descendants

    Descendants of First Ladies Lou Hoover, Bess Truman and Betty Ford-including a great-granddaughter, a grandson and a daughter-recall life as members of a presidential family and the impact…

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    African-American History in Washington, D.C., Part 3

    Coming up is a program on African-American work and life in Washington, D.C. - especially in the area around the White House known as President’s Park. 
    We’ll hear about the…

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    After Words with George Nash

    Former President Herbert Hoover wrote about World War II and the Cold War in what has been called a magnum opus, published 50 years after he completed it. In the book he sharply…

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    President Herbert Hoover

    William Leuchtenburg talked about the political career and presidential tenure of Herbert Hoover. Professor Leuchtenburg discussed the Hoover presidency, the 1929 stock market crash,…

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    Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

    The first in a series on presidential libraries focused on Herbert Hoover’s life and career using rarely-seen materials housed at the library. Guests talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on Hoover, The Fishing President

    Hal Elliott Wert talked about his book Hoover, The Fishing President: Portrait of the Private Man and His Life Outdoors, published by Stackpole Books. He was interviewed by the crew of…

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    After Words with David Pietrusza

    David Pietrusza was interviewed about his book 1920: The Year of the Six Presidents, published by Carroll and Graf. The presidential election of 1920 was the only time in the…

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    Book Discussion on Hoover, The Fishing President: Portrait of the Private Man

    Hal Elliott Wert talked about his book Hoover, The Fishing President: Portrait of the Private Man and His Life Outdoors, published by Stackpole Books. In the book Mr. Wert details…

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    Herbert Hoover Archival Materials

    Christine Mouw and Dwight Miller showed various archival items relating to President Herbert Hoover, which are housed at the Hoover Presidential Library. They talked about the history…

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    Life Portrait of Herbert Hoover

    In the thirtieth in a series on American presidents, Historians and scholars talked about the life and career of Herbert Hoover. Among the topics they discussed were Hoover’s…

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    Herbert Hoover Biographical Vignette

    A short summary of the life and accomplishments of President Herbert Hoover was given.

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    Political Career of Herbert Hoover

    Donald Ritchie talked about President Hoover’s administration, focusing on his financial policies and his response to the Great Depression. He also spoke about Hoover’s…

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    The Life of President Herbert Hoover

    Historians talked about the life and career of Herbert Hoover. They talked about how Hoover was viewed by both contemporaries and historians. Among the issues they addressed were…

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    Herbert Hoover: Examining the Evidence

    Following a video on the life of Herbert Hoover, Mr. Nash focused on the political career of President Hoover. He focused on the economic and political philosophy of Hoover and…

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