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Herbert Hoover was the 31st President of the United States and served from March 4, 1929 to March 4, 1933.
The Great Depression started in about 1929, official start date of it considered as Black Tuesday on October 29, 1929. NBER says the recession started in August 1929. Many attribute the start to the stock market crash of October 1929, aka Black Friday, however that is not the case. The stock market …
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Hoover hung onto his hopes between Tariffs regardings Agriculture (farming) and the Great Depression and before he was finished over 8 million Americans were unemployed. Not all Americans blamed Hoover and it is complex.Please ask your question on www.Google.comThere are many more details to learn r…
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It is above 150 FT .
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Part Of President Hoover's Plan for the great depression was tou cut 160million taxes dougled amout spent on public work. He urged state & local government to accelerate their spendings and also he,approveda programin which the federal gov. had a few buildings built.
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Two of the reasons Herbert Hoover ran for President of the USA are The leaders and a majority of the Republican Party asked him to, because Calvin Coolidge declined to run for re-election, and, He believed the Republicans were in a better position to foster a pro-business climate in government, a…
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The stock market crash of 1929
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1. The Great Depression started when the Stock Market crashed because of credit.2. In the roaring 20s, most Americans were buying goods with credit, while 80% of Americans had no savings. With many Americans in debt, businesses went under.3. Another factor was that banks weren't very trustworthy. Be…
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In 1929
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The vice president for Herbert Hoover was Charles Curtis (January 25, 1860 - February 8, 1936) , congressman from Kansas.
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The current president of Ireland is Michael D. Higgins, inaugurated on the 11th of November 2011.
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The New Deal ended the Great Depression. No, World War 2 ended the Depression, but the New Deal helped. Both those answers are false. I refer you to Murray Rothbard's book, America's Great Depression. Think for a second. Let go of your attachments to nationalism and your idealized version of long-…
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The Great Depression began in October of 1929 and ended in December of 1941.
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Finance public works programs ANSWER He set up the Reconstruction Finance Corp. to bring federal aid to hard pressed banks and businesses. Just as it seemed that this might work and that recovery was at hand, in the winter of 1932-33 the banking system in America went into a tailspin. On Mar…
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Contrary to the popular thought, Hoover didn't accept any payment at all whilst in office, but he believed that the economy would fix itself and he also didn't want the gov't do everything for the people or they would become dependant on it. FDR created work programs and got people moving. He also r…
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He died of massive internal bleeding on October 20, 1964, at age 90 in New York City, New York.
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On "Black Tuesday", October 29, 1929. The day Dow Jones crashed.
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Hebert Hoover did do nothing really!! He did try Little to fight the Depression but his actions often backfired. For example, he tried to balance the the Federal budget by cutting by cutting government spending and raising taxes. This pulled money out of the economy which made the slump worse. Some …
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No. Hoover was a Republican.
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The dam that confines Lake Mead and the Colorado River.
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The Great Depression started in about 1929, official start date of it considered as Black Tuesday on October 29, 1929. The Great Depression The Great Depression (also known in the U.K. as the Great Slump) was a dramatic, worldwide economic downturn beginning in some countries as early as 1928. The b…
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Hoovervilles (also called shantytowns) were camps built by families during the Great Depression in the 1930s who were unfortunate enough to not be able to pay their mortgages anymore. They were built in open spaces using tin, cardboard, tar paper, glass, composition roofing, canvas, and other materi…
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Hoover was elected President on November 6, 1928. He took office on March 4, 1929.
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Gerald Ford was appointed Vice President in 1973, when Spiro Agnew resigned. The vice president, traditionally is elected to the position by the Electoral College, but Gerald Ford never went through that process. When president Nixon resigned in 1974, Ford succeeded into the presidency. He lost a bi…
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Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democrat) was elected for the first time in 1932 over incumbent Herbert Hoover(Republican). Roosevelt served as President from March 4, 1933 until his death April 12, 1945.
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Answer George Washington was the first president of the United States of America
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The electoral college
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Yes. In 1928, America generally disapproved of Catholics. This has been true for most of the United States' history from colonial days to the modern era.
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Hoover felt the Depression was just part of the Free Enterprise system at work and the economy would eventually straighten itself out. He did not believe that government should take an active role in providing direct relief to those out of work, or to the local and state governments.- Thank You
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he was president for 4 years
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Evolution is a gradual process that occurs through natural selection. Natural mutation results in some offspring.
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Major Domestic Policy: During his first year in office, on October 29, 1929, the stock market crashed, which caused the Great Depression. This then lead to the unemployment of close to 15 million people. Up to 25% of farms went bankrupt . This in turn caused a third of the railroads to become bankru…
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The President and Vice President are elected on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November every four years. The next election is November 6, 2012.
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the majority vote of the electoral college
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Herbert Hoover was born on August 10, 1874 and died on October 20, 1964. Herbert Hoover would have been 90 years old at the time of death or 140 years old today.
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Herbert Hoovers kids names are Herbert Clark Hoover Jr. and Allan Henry Hoover. :) lol :)
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President Hoover went with the flow of the American people. After the first world war, the American people were hesitant when dealing with European affairs; thus America entered an "isolationist" period. Hoover did very little with foreign relations until the very end of his term. He realized that b…
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Hoover used the "hands off" method (leave the economy alone, it'll fix itself), economic cycles (ups&downs) FDR thought to spend money (programs/deals) would get us out of the depression. Ultimately, FDR's thought to put our money back into the economy worked out as Hoover's did not.
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To be perfectly honest, Hoover really didn't do much to help the Depression, but he predicted that the country would recover and go into prosperity in the next couple years, which was false. Job Hoover.
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Herbert Hoover became president on March 4, 1929. He served until March 3, 1933.
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The President is elected every four years.
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The 2nd World War ended the Great Depression.
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The great depression started in october 1929 when the stock market crashed and it ended in 1934.
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There was no U.S. Vice President during 1876. Vice Pres. Henry Wilson died in November of 1875, and the next Vice Pres., William A. Wheeler, took office in March of 1877.
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Hoover · encouraging volunteerism · Pushed tariff and farm subsidy bills through congress · However, he believed that federal bureaucracy should have lmtd. regulation over a countries economic system. · Believed that public-private cooperation was the way to achi…
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he was a good man that had a lot of care in him.
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Harry Truman
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He was the first born of Mary Ball Washington.
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It began on Black Tuesday, October 29, 1929 and lasted until the early forties
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Herbert Hoover didn't attend high school. He attended night school and studied bookkeeping, typing, and math. Earlier he had attended Friends Pacific Academy. Hoover entered Stanford University in 1891, and became the first person to sleep in the dormitory.
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Wilson's predecessor was William H. Taft.
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i'd say 726 feet tall and 1,224 feet wide!
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Jesse Clark Hoover (born Sept. 2, 1846 in Miami, Ohio- d.Dec. 13, 1880 in West Branch, Iowa) was the father of Herbert.
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His cabinet and several advisors chosen by him for specific advice
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He was born February 22nd and died December 14th 1799
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Washington was the first president elected under the Constitution. But the United States existed as a nation for several years before the Constitution was enacted, held together by the Articles of Confederation. The United States declared its independence in 1776, yet Washington did not take office …
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Herbert Hoover did not have a very successful Presidency. About the only major bill he got through was a tariff to protect farmers. Unfortunately for him, he was President during the stock market crash that caused the Great Depression. The 20th Amendment was ratified under his administration, but he…
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President Hoover nominated four candidates to the US Supreme Court; however, only three were approved. John Parker, who was nominated to replace Justice Sanford, was rejected by a Senate vote of 39-41 on May 7, 1930. The seat was subsequently filled by Owen Roberts. Confirmed Charles Evans Hughe…
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destroyed farmers rep on the streets in NY
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Because that's how our government was made its in our constitution, and we need someone to be a leader, but to make sure they don't abuse power their is separation of power between the branches of government and the president can only serve 4 years then get re-elected once.
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before that Belgium became a country all the different provinces where part of a bigger country ( like French, Spain, etc) witch change along the history After the last war against napoleon ( battle of Waterloo 1815 ) the present day Belgium, the Netherlands and a small part of Germany and Luxembou…
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He did a lot of small things that were overshadowed by the Great Depression. 1. Made "The Star-Spangled Banner" the national anthem 2. Went after mobsters and prosecuted Al Capone 3. Added more land to the National Parks System 4. Prison Reform 5. Treaty of Ancons (peace treaty between Chile an…
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Franklin D Roosevelt had 222,564,888 votes on his first election. _______________________________________________________________ 1914 Democratic Primary Results for U.S. Senator from New York: 133,815 votes - 62.08% - James Gerard 63,879 votes - 29.64% - Franklin D. Roosevelt 17,862 votes - 8.…
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President Herbert Hoover believed that encouraging voluntary controls in the business sector would end the depression. He met with business leaders and asked them to not lay off people.
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Dwight D. Eisenhower. At the end of his second term, an election was held and John F. Kennedy defeated Eisenhower's vice president, Richard Nixon.
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Scott #1269 The used version is worth the minimum cost to stock and catalog which is about 20 cents. Mint (unused) can be purchased for 50 cents. A dealer might give you a dime for it, but a single stamp is not worth the effort.
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Hoover took office on March 4, 1929 and left on March 4,1933. He served just one term having been defeated for re-election by Franklin Roosevelt, He was the 31st President of the United States .
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Herbert Hoover died on October 20, 1964 at the age of 90 in New York City.
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Hoover died in his suite on the 31st floor of the Waldorf Towers Hotel in New York City on October 20, 1964 at age 90.
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Lyndon B. Johnson was in office when Herbert Hoover died.
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massive internal hemorrhaging
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Herbert Hoover was a Republican.
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President Herbert Hoover refused to meet with thousands of World War I veterans when they marched on Washington D.C.
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Before he was President, Hoover was a very successful mining engineer. He worked all over the world. He eventually started his own company and earned a fortune. He retired from mining and became a humanitarian, One of his accomplishments was to get food to Belgium which the Germans were blockading d…
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The Great Engineer; The Great Humanitarian; The Chief
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1 Term or 4 years
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Herbert Hoover had 2 siblings, one brother and one sister. They became orphans after their parents died in the 1880s.
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Handling of the dispersal of the Bonus Army.
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When President Hoover ordered that the Bonus Army be dispersed in 1932, his public image was damaged. Hoover ordered that WW1 veterans, who were protesting outside federal buildings in Washington, DC be removed by soldiers of the Army. These protesting veterans were called the Bonus Army because the…
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He graduated from Stanford University in 1895 with a degree in geology. He entered college at 17 after taking some college prep courses at Palo Alto. He never finished high school. He went to high school at Friends Pacific Academy in Newberg, Oregon and the West Branch Free School in Iowa.
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On Feb. 10, 1899, Hoover married his college sweetheart, Lou Henry; they had two sons, Herbert, Jr., and Allan.
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No, Herbert Hoover ran for President in 1928 and 1932. Ronald Reagan ran in 1980 and 1984.
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President Herbert Hoover was born in West Branch, Iowa, on August 10, 1874. He was the 31st President of the United States.
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Hoover lived at West Branch, Iowa ujtil his mother died when he was 9. He then lived in Newberg, Oregon with his uncle.
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He was president because the people thought he could help them through their hard times (He was president from 1929-1933.)
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Hoover was Secretary of Commerce for 8 years under Harding and Coolidge. This was his only experience in Washington. He never held any elected office before he was elected President.
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a voluntary recovery plan and limited government intervention in the form of public works projects and small federal loans to states.
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Herbert Clark Hoover was the U.S. Commerce Secretary in the Cabinets of Presidents Harding and Coolidge. After President Coolidge announced that he would not be running for a second full term, the Republican Party nominated Hoover to run in the 1928 presidential election. He beat Democratic New York…
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Martin van Buren married Hannah Hoes, who was his first cousin once removed. He served as president of the USA from 1837-1841.
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yes he played hover ball ever morning but one for 30 min
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Hoover helped organize the return of around 120,000 Americans from Europe when war broke out in 1914. He organized a program to collect millions of tons of food and transport it to Belgium which was being literally starved by the German blockade. Later he managed the collection and distribution of w…
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Herbert believed in the Constitution and tried to enforce the laws made by Congress, including immigration law. Illegal aliens were deported according to the law by his administration.
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