Hoover Curriculum: Journal Entry A

"Being a politician is a poor profession. Being a public servant is a noble one." -Herbert Hoover, 1962

Look up the definitions of "legacy" using at least three different sources.

  1. Choose the one definition that most closely explains why Herbert Hoover's contributions to the world are considered a legacy.

  2. From that definition, what do you think is and/or should be Herbert Hoover's legacy? Has it changed over time? For better or worse?

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