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Hoover, Lou Henry 1874-1944

Overview
Works: 215 works in 312 publications in 3 languages and 5,242 library holdings
Genres: Cookbooks  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Archives  Newspapers 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Author, Contributor, Other, Correspondent, Performer, Instrumentalist
Classifications: TN617, 669
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Most widely held works by Lou Henry Hoover
De re metallica by Georg Agricola( Book )

48 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This new 1950 edition of "De Re Metallica" is a complete and unchanged reprint of the translation published by The Mining Magazine, London, in 1912. Includes index. Originally published in 1556, Agricola's "De Re Mettallica" was the first book on mining to be based on field research and observation
Georgius Agricola De re metallica by Georg Agricola( Book )

7 editions published between 1912 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De re metallica : translated from the first Latin edition of 1556 with biographical introduction, annotations and appendices by Georg Agricola( Book )

14 editions published between 1912 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To American women : a plea( Book )

1 edition published in 1925 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Congressional Club cook book; favorite national and international recipes by D.C.) Congressional Club (Washington( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De re metallica : (by) G. Agricola by Georg Agricola( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Georgius Agricole De re metallica by Georg Agricola( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hearst Metrotone news( Visual )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mary Hunter Austin papers by Mary Austin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains correspondence with various publishers and publications, including: Bobbs-Merrill Company, The Century Company, The Forum, Houghton Mifflin Company, The Nation, National Folk Festival (St. Louis, Mo.), The New Republic, Southwest Review, World Celebrities (booking agency), and Yale University Press
TLS, Washington, D.C. to Mrs. John Hay Hammond by Lou Henry Hoover( )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pres. and Mrs. Hoover will not be able to visit the Hammonds, despite rumours to the contrary
May Hoover Leavitt letters by May Hoover Leavitt( )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters from Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Hoover to M. H. Leavitt, relating to personal and family matters, and undated letters from the grandmother of Herbert Hoover to her grandchildren
William C. Edgar and family papers by William C Edgar( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Present too is information on his association with such projects as an excursion of American millers to London, Paris, Amsterdam, and Rotterdam (1891); shipment of flour to Russia during a wheat famine (1891-1893); his work with Herbert C. Hoover in shipping flour to Belgium during World War I (1914-1915); and his speeches in England on the American war effort (1918)
Robinson-Farrand papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Manuscript series contains 20 journals written by George E. Farrand from 1915 to 1954 as well as two printed publications. The journals include daily entries regarding his law practice, the weather, his weight, as well as details regarding family matters and world events, such as the Great Depression, the bombing of Pearl Harbor, World War II and the start of the Cold War. At the end of most of the journals, he includes a brief summary of his year, including personal, business and world events. The later journals also include numerous news clippings. The Correspondence series is arranged alphabetically by author and predominantly contains letters related to business transactions such as the merger of First National and Security Pacific Banks in Los Angeles and the Julian Petroleum scandal as well as personal correspondence amongst friends, acquaintances, and political allies, including Henry M. Robinson, George E. Farrand, Harry Chandler, George E. Hale, Lou Henry Hoover, Herbert Hoover (many through Hoover's assistants, including Lawrence Richey and Paul Sexson), and Alonzo Englebert Taylor. The Ephemera series is arranged alphabetically by subject and then chronologically within each folder. It contains separate folders for biographical and genealogical materials, cards, empty envelopes, event programs, indices and disposition of the files of Henry M. Robinson, judicial opinions, law school examination, legal documents and research memoranda, miscellaneous office documents, newspaper clippings, notes and minutes from meetings, pamphlets and printed statements, photographs, receipts, securities issues and offering materials, Senate hearings transcripts, speeches and statements of assets and "C" memoranda. The detailed indices of Henry M. Robinson's files indicate the status of his files upon his death and the disposition of those materials by his brother and George E. Farrand
Lou Henry Hoover miscellaneous papers by Lou Henry Hoover( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Passport, 1913; war zone passes, 1918; paintings, sketch and photograph of and by Lou Henry Hoover; portfolio of reproductions of drawings of Spanish missions in California, 1933; and sketches of the White House, Capitol Building, Washington Monument, and Mount Vernon
Correspondence by Joseph Swain( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection primarily includes correspondence between the Hoovers and the Swains. Also included are letters from Herbert Hoover and his wife Lou Henry regarding Joseph Swain, and letters from Frances Swain regarding her political support of Hoover. There are also two letters of Joseph Swain to his wife on their anniversary
Alice Conway letters received by Alice Conway( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters from Herbert and Lou Henry Hoover, relating to Girl Scouting and personal matters
[Letter, 1928] June 19, Washington, D.C. [to] Mrs. Page by Lou Henry Hoover( )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thanks wife of ambassador to Cuba for letter of congratulations (on the nomination of her husband?)
 
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De re metallica
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (125)

Latin (3)

Spanish (1)