President Herbert Hoover

William Leuchtenburg talked about the political career and presidential tenure of Herbert Hoover. Professor Leuchtenburg discussed the… read more

William Leuchtenburg talked about the political career and presidential tenure of Herbert Hoover. Professor Leuchtenburg discussed the Hoover presidency, the 1929 stock market crash, and the great depression, and how that period relates to the present. He is the author of Herbert Hoover: The 31st President, 1929-1933, a part of the American Presidents Series from Times Books. A clip of a President Hoover biography, from C-SPAN’s “American Presidents” series, was shown.

This was the third of a week long series, running in conjunction with C-SPAN’s White House Week, looking at past presidents. close

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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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President Herbert Hoover

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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 16, 2008
Last Aired:
Jan 11, 2009

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  • Dec 16, 2008 | 9:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 16, 2008 | 6:58pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 2008 | 3:08pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 10, 2009 | 3:07pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 11, 2009 | 6:06am EST | C-SPAN 2
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