Herbert Hoover National Historic Site"My country owes me nothing. It gave me, as it gives every boy and girl, a chance . . . In no other land could a boy from a country village, without inheritance or influential friends, look forward with unbounded hope." President Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover National Historic Site commemorates the life and accomplishments of Herbert Hoover, the 31st U.S. president. Born in the village of West Branch, Iowa, to a family of modest means, Hoover believed in the "unbounded opportunity of American life."Explore Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, and discover how family, faith, education, and hard work opened a world of opportunity - even the presidency - to a man of simple beginnings.
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|Date Added||Wednesday, August 26th, 2015 at 9:03pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15T E 637664 N 4614510|
|Decimal Degrees||41.67046667, -91.34626667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 40.228', W 91° 20.776'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 40' 13.68" N, 91° 20' 46.56" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near N Downey St, West Branch IA 52358, US|
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