Karsh Signature

Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

Herbert Hoover

Herbert Hoover, 1948

Herbert Hoover was an American engineer, businessman, and politician who served as the 31st president of the United States from 1929 to 1933. Hoover was born on August 10, in 1874. By the time Karsh retired in 1992, he had captured a total of twelve US presidents – Bill Clinton was the last, he was photographed in 1993, after Karsh had closed his studio.