Former President Herbert Hoover

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


72673. Former President Herbert Hoover. April 4, 1936. NBC net. Sustaining. The former president speaks from the Gospel Tabernacle, Fort Wayne, Indiana, on the topic, "Has The New Deal Solved Our National Problems?" "The New Deal is guilty of the corruption of thinking." "America was shaking itself clear of the Depression under the Republican administration." "The first Social Security is a productive job." Herbert Hoover. 46:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

62030. Former President Herbert Hoover. June 10, 1936. "The Road To Freedom". An address to the Republican National Convention at Cleveland. Mr. Hoover has criticisms of President Roosevelt and his "New Deal." Herbert Hoover. 36:15. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

82000. Former President Herbert Hoover. October 16, 1936. Red net. A paid political announcement. Mr. Hoover speaks from The Academy Of Music, Philadelphia. The topic of the address is, "New Deal Morals In Arthmatic," "Government By Deception" and "Intellectual Honesty In Political Campaigning." Herbert Hoover, Rex Maupin and His Orchestra (2:06 fill before Mr. Hoover, from Chicago). 59:13. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82004. Former President Herbert Hoover. October 30, 1936. Red net. A paid political announcement by The Republican National Committee. The broadcast originates from The City Auditorium, Denver. Mr. Hoover speaks about, "The Challenge To Liberty." Herbert Hoover. 44:01. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14021. Former President Herbert Hoover. January 16, 1940. Mutual net. Sustaining. The former president speaks on the behalf of the Finnish Relief Fund. Herbert Hoover. 4:30. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14026. Former President Herbert Hoover. February 2, 1940. Mutual net. Sustaining. The former president addresses the luncheon of the Federated Women's Club, from the Hotel Astor, New York City. Herbert Hoover. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82002. Former President Herbert Hoover. February 12, 1940. Blue net, KOWH, Omaha origination. The broadcast originates from The City Auditorium, Omaha, Nebraska. A program in honor of Lincoln's birthday. Mr. Hoover speaks on the subject, "The Fundamental Issues Of Our Present Day." Herbert Hoover, R. C. Kibbe (president of The Douglas County Republican Womens Club). 58:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14133. Former President Herbert Hoover. June 25, 1940. Mutual net. Sustaining. An address by the former president at the Republican National Convention in Philadelphia. He says "the New Deal is fascist." He calls the Roosevelt administration "totalitarian liberals." "There can be no moral double standard in a Republic." Herbert Hoover. 1:12:40. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

72616. Former President Herbert Hoover. October 24, 1940. The introduction to Mr. Hoover and the program closing have been deleted. This sounds like a paid political announcement. Mr. Hoover comments on the many failures of the Roosevelt administration. "The threat to our country lies within our borders." "(Mr. Roosevelt's) conduct (is) marching us straight to war." "Roosevelt has...instilled a war psychology." The president is "creating a war emergency." Mr. Hoover accuses President Roosevelt of committing enough illegal acts to put him in jail for the rest of his life. The date is subject to correction. Herbert Hoover. 27:21. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

68428. Former President Herbert Hoover. May 11, 1941. "The Immediate Reaction Of The United States To This War". Sustaining. An address about the European war and American policies. Mr. Hoover says that if we send in our navy, we will be in the war. He then outlines what going to war will do to America. If we are going to fight, Congress should debate a declaration of war. He cautions Japan, who he declares is an obvious Axis ally. "We are not prepared to go to war." "If we join in this war, we must do so in earnest." "If we go to war, Liberty will not recover for a generation, but if we do go to war, let us be prepared." The final 16:50 of the talk only. Herbert Hoover. 16:50. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

68429. Former President Herbert Hoover. June 30, 1941. NBC net. "A Call To American Reason". Sustaining. Mr. Hoover speaks about the possibility of being in an "undeclared war," and the world situation. He says, "war is not inevitable" and discusses the seven reasons (given by others) for going to war. "We are not prepared for war." He suggests "we arm to the teeth," aid China and England, but send no troops. "Do not try to impose the four freedoms on other peoples." Herbert Hoover. 39:44. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

68476. Former President Herbert Hoover. September 16, 1941. CBS net, WJAS, Pittsburgh aircheck. "The Present Crisis". Sustaining. The talk originates from the CBS studios in Chicago. "American boys should not be sent to their deaths...unless Congress shall declare war." "The dangers to America are less than at any time during this war." "Can America impose the "Four Freedoms" on Europe by sending our sons into war?" "Freedom from want was never won by war." Organ music fill after the talk. A brief portion has been deleted from the middle of the broadcast. Herbert Hoover. 28:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

108142. Former President Herbert Hoover. January 21, 1943. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sustaining. The program originates from the Grand Ballroom of the Waldorf Astoria, New York City. An address to The National Industrial Conference Board. Mr. Hoover speaks on the subject, "Food Supplies For This War," and is introduced by the President of the Conference Board, Dr. Virgil Jordan. Herbert Hoover. 28:26. Audio condition: Excellent. Apparently complete.

69342. Former President Herbert Hoover. June 8, 1943. CBS net. Sustaining. An address to the New York City convention of the American Farm Bureau Federation. Mr. Hoover speaks about "The Food Front." He concludes that cities will have less food, but the residents of the cities will not starve. We will be able to continue to feed our Allies. Hoover makes an interesting talk, with some no-nonsense suggestions. Music fill to time. The program opening is upcut. Herbert Hoover. 29:06. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

85914. Former President Herbert Hoover. September 3, 1943. CBS net. "A New Approach To The Making Of Lasting Peace". Sustaining. Mr. Hoover address the members and guests of the Minnesota-St. Paul branch of the Foreign Policy Association. He says that, "victory is now inevitable" and suggests a "provisional peace." He lists eleven reasons for his proposals for a permanent peace. An international agreement must surrender some of our soverignty. Herbert Hoover. 28:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

85442. Former President Herbert Hoover. July 18, 1945. CBS net. "The San Francisco Charter and The Progress Towards Peace". Sustaining. The broadcast originates from San Francisco. Mr. Hoover expresses his opinion of the San Francisco conference and charter. He's for prompt Senate ratification. Piano fill to time. Herbert Hoover. 14:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14750. Former President Herbert Hoover. February 23, 1948. Mutual net. Sustaining. A Washington's Birthday discussion of the Marshall Plan and the Atlantic Charter. Herbert Hoover. 6:19. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14749. Former President Herbert Hoover. February 23, 1948. Mutual net. Sustaining. The ex-president speaks after receiving a medal from the "Sons Of The Revolution" on Washington's birthday. Herbert Hoover. 15 minutes. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpt.

14793. Former President Herbert Hoover. August 10, 1948. Mutual net. Sustaining. A speech originating from West Branch, Iowa. The final 13:54 of the broadcast only. Herbert Hoover. 13:54. Audio condition: Excellent. Incomplete.

14854. Former President Herbert Hoover. August 10, 1949. Mutual net. Sustaining. The former president speaks on his seventy-fifth birthday, from Stanford University, Palo Alto, California. His topic is, "Think Of The Next Generation." Herbert Hoover. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14873. Former President Herbert Hoover. June 16, 1950. Mutual net. "Debts, Deficits and Taxes". Sustaining. The broadcast originates from the Navy Pier, Chicago. An address to the United States Junior Chamber Of Commerce. Herbert Hoover, Clifford Cooper (president of the United States Junior Chamber of Commerce). 29:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82006. Former President Herbert Hoover. July 11, 1950. ABC net. Sustaining. The broadcast originates from The Civic Auditorium, Emporia, Kansas. A talk about "World Peace and The United Nations." Herbert Hoover. 30:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14899. Former President Herbert Hoover. December 20, 1950. Mutual net. Sustaining. The former president gives a major foreign policy speech. His topic is "Our National Policies In The Crisis." His views on the Korean problem are heard, plus a music fill. Herbert Hoover. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

14902. Former President Herbert Hoover. February 9, 1951. Mutual net. Sustaining. The former president's hawkish speech is titled "We Should Revise Our Foreign Policy." Herbert Hoover. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

82007. Former President Herbert Hoover. August 30, 1951. NBC net, WHO, Des Moines origination. The broadcast originates from the amphitheater of The Iowa State Fair. Mr. Hoover speaks about, "Honor In Public Life." Piano fill to time. Herbert Hoover, Robert Blue (former governor of Iowa), William Beardsley (governor of Iowa). 30:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

68530. Former President Herbert Hoover. October 29, 1956. The sound track of a film made on behalf of Republican congressional candidates. Herbert Hoover, Joe Gibbons (announcer). 4:18. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

51282. Former President Herbert Hoover. 1960. NBC-TV net origination, C-SPAN rebroadcast. Sustaining. An address to the Republican National Convention, Chicago. Herbert Hoover. 16:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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