Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson

Identifier

WWP19153

Description

Herbert Hoover asks Woodrow Wilson for his advice on some committees he wants to set up.

Source

Hoover-Wilson Correspondence, Hoover Institution, Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford, California

Publisher

Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum

Language

English

Text

COPY

1-H/RWT

Dear Mr. President

I wish to set up a number of committees of the order Dr. Garfield is presiding over, and I would be glad to know what your impression would be of my asking Dr. Schurman, of Cornell, to take up the work.I remain,

Your obedient servant,
[Hoover]

Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/D09177.pdf

Citation

Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964, “Herbert Hoover to Woodrow Wilson,” 1917 August 21, WWP19153, Hoover Institute at Stanford University Collection, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.

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