Announcement Date: January 19, 1961

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On April 26, 1961 the “Night of Exploration” dinner was held at the Explorer’s Club. Former President Herbert Hoover received the Explorer’s Medal “for his humanitarianachievements and for his exploration in Australia, Burma, and China as a miningengineer.”