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Memorial services for Herbert Clark Hoover at Stanford University

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Published by s.n. in S.l .
Written in English


  • Contributions in higher education,
  • Stanford University,
  • Quakers,
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesHerbert Clark Hoover
LC ClassificationsBX7796 .H6 1964
The Physical Object
Pagination27 p. :
Number of Pages27
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24939642M

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