Herbert Hoover letter to John Charles Thomas : ALS, 1945 October 10.


Herbert Hoover letter to John Charles Thomas : ALS, 1945 October 10.

Letter regarding the dedication to Hoover of the 1929 edition of the William Heath Davis book Seventy-five years in California. Includes a brief statement of Hoover's views on Californians.

1 leaf (2 p.) and envelope.


SNAC Resource ID: 7015472

UC Berkeley Libraries

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