Manuscript Collections - Theodore J. Hoover

March 13, 2020

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THEODORE J. HOOVER, 1897-
7 linear inches (1 manuscript box, I small manuscript box)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Theodore Hoover was born January 28, 1871, three and a half years before his brother Herbert.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The papers contain several versions of Theodore Hoover’s autobiography Memoranda: Being a Statement by an Engineer and letters written by Herbert Hoover when he was in Australia, China, and London.

SERIES DESCRIPTION (if necessary)

[A description of a series, including the title, scope and content note, size or volume, dates of the material, and arrangement.]

FOLDER LIST

Box      Contents

1          Memoranda: Being a Statement by an Engineer, 1911-1939 (2 copies, 4 folders)
            Memoranda – Comparison Between Two Drafts, 1979
            Memoranda – Sanitized Version (2 folders)

2          Letters from Herbert Hoover to Theodore – Australia, 1897-1898
            Letters from Herbert Hoover to Theodore – China, 1899-1901
            Letters from Herbert Hoover to Theodore – London, 1901-1907
            Letters from Theodore to Herbert regarding Wright property in California, 1933