Lou Henry Hoover Gallant First Lady

Author: Helen Brenton Pryor
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A biography of the woman who, in addition to serving for four years as First Lady in the White House, accompanied her husband all over the world, nursed the wounded on the battlefront of China's Boxer Rebellion, participated in many World ...

The Life Of Herbert Hoover

Author: G. Jeansonne
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137111895
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Pryor, Gallant First Lady, 10–12. 3. Articles and Addresses, 1886–1898, Earlier
Writings Preserved by Father in Articles, Addresses and Statements by Mrs.
Hoover, Subject File (hereafter SF), Box 3, Lou Henry Hoover Papers (LHHP),
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library (hereafter HHPL), West Branch, IA. 4. Lou
Henry Hoover, historical essay, undated, untitled, SF, Articles, Addresses, and
Statements by Mrs. Hoover, Box3, LHHP, HHPL; Mayer, A Prototype for First
Ladies,134; David ...

First Ladies

Author: Dorothy Schneider
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 1438127502
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FURTHER. READING. Allen, Anne Beiser. An Independent Woman: The Life of
Lou Henry Hoover. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood, 2000. Pryor, Helen B. Lou
Henry Hoover: Gallant First Lady. New York: Dodd, Mead, 1969. Turner, Paul
Venable. Mrs. Hoover's Pueblo Walls: The Primitive and the Modern in the Lou
Henry States and England and helps organize and operate an American
Women's ...

A Companion To First Ladies

Author: Katherine A.S. Sibley
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118732189
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Lou. Henry. Hoover's. Biographies. Helen B. Pryor, a friend and colleague of Lou
Henry Hoover who worked with her on women's athletics at Stanford University,
wrote the first substantive biography of her. This book merges features of an
analytical and objective biography with those of a memoir penned by a friend.
Pryor's (1969) Lou Henry Hoover: Gallant First Lady and a series of articles she
published two years later in Palimpsest, the journal of the State Historical Society
of Iowa ...

First Ladies

Author: Betty Caroli
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199750637
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This work required both literary and technical training—a combination rarely
found in one person, but furnished in this case by the partnership of husband and
wife, both Stanford graduates, and the latter specifically familiar with the Latin
language and with editorial work.” 103. New York Times, March 10, 1914, p. 11.
104. Hoover, Memoirs, vol. 1, p. 153. 105. Hoover, Memoirs, vol. 1, p. 155. 106.
Hoover, Memoirs, vol. 1, p. 156. 107. Helen B. Pryor, Lou Henry Hoover: Gallant
First Lady ...

Lou Henry Hoover

Author: Dale C. Mayer
Publisher: Nova Publishers
ISBN: 9781590338063
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This admiration would eventually lead Pryor to write the first, full-length biography
of Lou Hoover in 1969. Published as Lou Henry Hoover: Gallant First Lady by
Dodd, Mead, and Company, it suffers mainly from a lack of footnotes and its
attempts to reconstruct conversations from much earlier times. The lack of
footnotes is especially unfortunate because Pryor not only knew Lou well, but
also had access to her papers and was able to interview many In addition to
being accessible, ...

Inventing A Voice

Author: Molly Meijer Wertheimer
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742529717
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The President 's Partner: The First Lady in the Twentieth Century. Westport, Conn
.: Greenwood. . 2000. Ten Defining Moments in the History of the American First
Lady. National Forum, 80: 1 , 40-44. Hoover, Herbert. 1951-1952. Memoirs. New
York: Macmillan. . 1962. On Growing Up: His Letters from and to American
Children. New York: William Morrow. Hoover, Irwin Hood (Ike). 1 934. Forty-two
Years in the White House. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. Hoover, Lou Henry Papers.

America S First Ladies A Historical Encyclopedia And Primary Document Collection Of The Remarkable Women Of The White House

Author: Nancy Hendricks
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610698835
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Their home, which she designed, in Palo Alto is now the official residence of
Stanford University's president and has been named a National Historic
Landmark. Further Reading Colbert, Nancy A. Lou Henry Hoover: The Duty to
Serve. Greensboro, NC: Morgan Reynolds Publishing, 1998. Mayer, Dale C. Lou
Henry Hoover: A Prototype for First Ladies. Hauppauge, NY: Nova Science
Publishers, 2011. Pryor, Helen B. Lou Henry Hoover, Gallant First Lady. New
York: Dodd Mead, 1969.

Herbert Hoover And The Commodification Of Middle Class America

Author: Edward Gale Agran
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 1498535739
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See Gary H. Nash, “Herbert Hoover: Political Orphan,” in Timothy Walch, ed.,
Uncommon Americans: The Lives and Legacies of Herbert and Lou Henry
Hoover (Westport, CT: Praeger, 2003), 9–18, see 11. Wilson, Hoover, 17–23, ...
2004); Helen B. Pryor, M.D., Lou Henry Hoover: Gallant First Lady (New York:
Dodd, Mead & Company, 1969); and Dale C. Mayer, “An Uncommon Woman:
The Quiet Leadership Style of Lou Henry Hoover,” Presidential Studies Quarterly
20, no. 4 (1990): ...

American First Ladies

Author: Lewis L. Gould
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135311552
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After attending a concert, Lou Henry Hoover died from the effects of a heart
condition on January 7, 1944, at the Waldorf Astoria apartment she shared with
her husband in New York ... Pryor followed that work with a series of articles in
Palimpsest, the journal of the State Historical Society of Iowa, all in 52 (July 1971
): "Girlhood in Waterloo," 353-363; "A New Life in California," 364-368; "
Homemaker in Many Lands," 369-376; "Lou Hoover: Gallant First Lady," 377-387;
and "The Years ...