Manuscript Collections - Laurine Anderson Small Papers

Oct 18, 2021

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LAURINE ANDERSON SMALL PAPERS, 1902-1975
11 linear inches (2 LGA-S boxes)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Laurine Anderson Small began working as a secretary for Herbert Hoover in London in 1910. She worked for him periodically during World War I and helped in Washington, D. C. during the 1928 campaign. She became a family friend.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The papers contain correspondence, statements, articles, clippings, and an account of the inauguration and a White House visit. Subjects include: mining, food relief, and the Hoover family. Correspondents include: Herbert Hoover, Lou Henry Hoover, and Allan Hoover

FOLDER LIST

Box      Contents
1          Correspondence
                     Hoover, Allan, 1919‑1920, undated
                     Hoover, Herbert and Lou Henry, 1910-1965 (6 folders)
                     Christmas greetings, 1954‑1961 and undated
                     General Correspondence, undated
                     Hoover, Herbert. Correspondence with Others, 1902-1920 and undated (3 folders)
                     Small, Laurine. Correspondence with Hoover Institution, 1949‑1959
            Subject Files
                     Belgian Relief and Food Administration, 1914‑1918 and undated
                     Hoover, Herbert
                              Biographical material, 1927‑1928
                              Inauguration, 1929
                              Signatures
                              Visits to Grass Valley, Calif., 1932, 1935
                     Newberg, Oregon – Hoover Birthday Celebration, 1955
                     Small, Laurine
                              White House Visit, 1931
                              Miscellaneous
            Printed Material, 1920-1928 (3 folders)

2          Printed Material, 1929‑1931, 1949-1965, 1975 and undated (4 folders)