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Deconstructing History: White House
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It may not have been home to the president until 1800 or even called the White House until 1901, but it remains a symbol of freedom and democracy throughout the world.
Presidential Fun Facts
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The Oval Office has been filled with extraordinary presidents, but did you know about these not-so-famous firsts?
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Herbert Hoover Accepts 1932 Nomination
Herbert Hoover Accepts 1932 NominationAudio Clip (6:59)
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In 1928, Herbert Hoover was elected president of the United States in a landslide Republican victory over Governor Alfred E. Smith of New York.
Herbert Hoover Campaigns for Reeelection
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In his 1932 acceptance speech for the Republican nomination for president, President Herbert Hoover promises to continue his reconstruction efforts if he has a chance at a second term.
Hoover Dam Dedication
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On September 30, 1935, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes formally dedicates the Hoover Dam during a ceremony attended by President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
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Hoover, the 31st president of the United States, took office the year that the stock market crashed, leading to the Great Depression.Go
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