Inventory of the Esther B. Howe collection

Finding aid prepared by Hoover Institution Archives Staff.
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Title: Esther B. Howe collection
Date (inclusive): 1894-1933
Collection Number: 70040
Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1 oversize box, 1 envelope (0.5 linear feet)
Abstract: Imperial Chinese decoration of the Order of the Double Dragon; description and designs of the decoration; and autographed photographs of Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover.
Physical Location: Hoover Institution Archives
Creator: Howe, Esther B., collector.

Access

Box 1 may be viewed only under supervision of an archivist.
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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Esther B. Howe collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives.

Acquisition Information

Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1970.

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.

Scope and Content of Collection

Imperial Chinese decoration of the Order of the Double Dragon; description and designs of the decoration; and autographed photographs of Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964--Pictorial works.
Hoover, Lou Henry, 1874-1944--Pictorial works.
Decoration and ornament, Chinese.
Medals.

Box 1

Imperial Chinese decoration of the Order of the Double Dragon; description and designs of the decoration

Box 1

Autographed photographs of Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover.

Envelope mA

Photographs: 1 portrait of Lou Henry Hoover, dedicated to Mrs. Edward Bango Drew.