Overview of the Henry Hoover journals

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Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford University
Stanford, California 94305-6010
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Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Overview of the Henry Hoover journals

Hoover Institution Archives

Stanford University

Stanford, California
Processed by:
Hoover Institution Archives Staff
Date Completed:
2009
Encoded by:
Machine-readable finding aid derived from MARC record by David Sun.
© 2009 Hoover Institution Archives. All rights reserved.

Collection Summary

Title: Henry Hoover journals
Dates: 1862-1868
Collection Number: 86031
Creator: Hoover, Henry, 1788-1868
Collection Size: 1 oversize box (0.4 linear feet)
Repository: Hoover Institution Archives
Stanford, California 94305-6010
Abstract: Includes observations on the course of the Civil War, pacifism, the Society of Friends and the Methodist Episcopal Church, and reminiscences on Hoover family history and on the early history and settlers of Wayne County, Indiana.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Languages: In English

Administrative Information

Access

Collection is open for research.
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Publication Rights

For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Henry Hoover journals, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1986.

Accruals

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

Biographical/Historical Note

Farmer of Wayne County, Indiana; first cousin three times removed of Herbert Hoover.

Scope and Content of Collection

Includes observations on the course of the Civil War, pacifism, the Society of Friends and the Methodist Episcopal Church, and reminiscences on Hoover family history and on the early history and settlers of Wayne County, Indiana.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hoover family.
Society of Friends
Methodist Episcopal Church
Pacifism.
Peace.
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.
Wayne County (Ind.)