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Remembering Hoover: Hoover the Humanitarian

Hoover, Herbert C. The Memoirs of Herbert Hoover: 1874-1920, Years of Adventure. 1st ed. Vol. 1. Toronto: The Macmillian Company, 1951.

"Symbol." TIME 18 December 1939.

"Minnesota's Help to Finland. $150,00 Contributed to Finnish Relief in Statewide Drive"

Explore DC Presidential Profile: Herbert Hoover

Public Relations of the Commission for Relief in Belgium Documents September 1930

Smith, Richard M. An Uncommon Man. 1st ed. Vol. 1. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1984. 357.

"The American Relief Administration in Soviet Russia," The Hoover Institute.

Truman Presidential Museum & Library

Herbert Hoover: Master of Emergencies. 1928.

Weissman, Benjamin M. "The Aftereffects of the American Relief Mission to Soviet Russia." Russian Review 29 (1970): 411-421. JSTOR.

"Famine in Russia: the hidden horrors of 1921," International Committee of the Red Cross.

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Herbert Hoover : Wikipedia Biography

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