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Catalog Number 1930.005.1
Type of Object Documents
Collection Memorabilia Collection
Date 1930
Description Framed print of “The Children’s Charter,” with light blue and gold accents, and an accompanying note of thanks “for you attendance at the White House Conference on Child Health and Protection…”, signed Herbert Hoover. The note bears the president’s seal embossed in gold at the top of the card. The White House Conference on Child Health and Protection was held 19-21 November 1930. The representatives involved condense their recommendations into a 19 point statement on the universal rights of childhood.

GFWC was very active during President Herbert Hoover’s administration. GFWC Panoramic photograph collection has a photograph of President Hoover and GFWC leaders taken on the steps of the State, War, and Navy building in Washington, DC in 1930.
People Hoover, Herbert Clark, 1874-1964
Source White House