Letter from Herbert Hoover to Charles Henry Coe (November 15, 1928)

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Title

Letter from Herbert Hoover to Charles Henry Coe (November 15, 1928)

Alternative Title

Letter from Hoover to Coe (November 15, 1928)

Subject

Coe, Charles H.
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964

Description

A letter of correspondence from Herbert Hoover (1874-1964) to Captain Charles Henry Coe (1856-1954), author of Red Patriots: The Story of the Seminoles (1898). In the letter, Hoover thanks Capt. Coe for his message of confidence and good wishes. Capt. Coe's message was likely regarding the Election of 1928, as it was sent the day after the election on November 7. Hoover ultimately did win the election, becoming President of the United States. Hoover served from 1929 until 1933, and is best known for his insufficient response to the Wall Street Crash of 1929 and the Great Depression.

Creator

Hoover, Herbert

Source

Original letter from Herbert Hoover to Charles Henry Coe, November 15, 1928: Private Collection of Andrew M. Foster.

Date Created

1928-11-15

Contributor

Foster, Andrew M.

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original letter from Herbert Hoover to Charles Henry Coe, November 15, 1928.

Is Part Of

Captain Charles Henry Coe Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

233 KB

Medium

1-page typewritten letter

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Stanford University, Stanford, California
Washington, D.C.

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Herbert Hoover.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Andrew M. Foster and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Andrew M. Foster

External Reference

Leuchtenburg, William E. Herbert Hoover. New York: Times Books, 2009.

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Original Format

1-page typewritten letter

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