Color Films of President Hoover

Lynn Smith spoke by phone about the color home movies belonging to President Herbert Hoover and first lady Lou Hoover that Ms. Smith recently discovered in… read more

Color Films of President Hoover Lynn Smith spoke by phone about the color home movies belonging to President Herbert Hoover and first lady Lou Hoover that Ms. Smith recently discovered in the collection of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum. The films show Herbert Hoover fishing in a boat and playing a game with a medicine ball on the White House lawn. Lou Hoover is seen walking in the White House Rose Garden and playing catch with the family dogs. The films were shot on an early form of color film and were donated by the Hoover’s grandson, Herbert “Pete” Hoover III, who is seen as a baby in these movies. close

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Color Films of President Hoover

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Program ID:
427571-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 27, 2017 | 7:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Sep 05, 2017 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • May 27, 2017 | 7:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 28, 2017 | 1:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2017 | 7:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 30, 2017 | 7:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2017 | 10:47am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 04, 2017 | 10:47pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 05, 2017 | 1:40am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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