Tales of the Sea Christmas Exhibit

Reposted from the Declarations Blog   On November 18, the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library & Museum┬ákicked off the holiday season with the "Tales of the Sea Christmas" exhibit. The exhibit will run through January 7, 2018. Since 1990, the Hoover Museum has presented a decorated tree exhibit every year, beginning with "Christmas Around the World," … Continue reading Tales of the Sea Christmas Exhibit

Christmas 1903

As the holiday season approaches, thoughts turn to family gatherings, festive celebrations, and delighted children. The Hoovers were not a typical family, and spent many Christmases in unusual circumstances. Take, for example, Christmas 1903. The year 1903 was significant because Herbert and Lou welcomed their first child, Herbert Charles Hoover, into the world on August … Continue reading Christmas 1903