Hoover House was built in 1969 and originally was used as a residence hall for students. It was originally known as South Green building number 15.
Thomas Nathaniel Hoover
Hoover House was named in honor of Thomas Nathaniel Hoover. A native of Jackson, OH, he was educated at Ohio University and Harvard University. He was a professor of History and historian at Ohio University for 39 years. He was a contributor of the American Yearbook and Cyclopedia of American Government.