Manuscript Collections - Flora Jo Bergstrom Herbert Hoover Collection

Aug 20, 2021

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FLORA JO BERGSTROM HERBERT HOOVER COLLECTION, 1947-1964
5 linear inches (1 manuscript box)
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library

BIOGRAPHY

Flora Jo Bergstrom was born January 6, 1900.  She moved to New York where she worked as a registered nurse and librarian at the Cornell Medical Center.  She died in 1988.

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection contains speeches, letters and clippings regarding Herbert Hoover. The Weill Cornell Medical Library Archives holds the Flora Jo Bergstrom Papers.

CONTENTS LIST

Box Contents

1

Birthday Celebrations, 1954, 1958-1959, 1961
Children’s Letters, 1962, 1964
Correspondence and Addresses, 1948, 1949, 1951, 1952, 1964
Hoover’s Funeral
Hoover’s Writings, 1949, 1950, 1963, 1964
Miscellaneous