The Flying Jewish Chaplain & Curt Carlson: The Ultra Entrepreneur - UL First Fridays Online

The event is free. Please make a reservation to receive instructions for connecting via Zoom.

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The Flying Jewish Chaplain

Presented by Kate Dietrick, Upper Midwest Jewish Archives

After serving as military chaplain for the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II, Rabbi Harold H. Gordon became a Circuit Chaplain for the North Atlantic Division of the Air Transport Command. Learn more about Rabbi Gordon, nicknamed the “Flying Jewish Chaplain,” as he logged over 200,000 miles of flying (at a time when flying was still novel and not without peril) to bring spiritual guidance to members of the Armed Forces.

Curt Carlson: The Ultra Entrepreneur

Presented by Amanda Wick, Processing Archivist, Carlson Companies Corporate Records and Family papers

Curtis L. (Curt) Carlson and his ultra successful businesses are a homegrown Minnesota success story. This talk will delve into the personal and professional life of Mr. Carlson and the incredible social networks that he built and participated in as he rose in prominence.

Category
U Libraries
Start date
Friday, May 7, 2021, Noon
End date
Friday, May 7, 2021, 1 p.m.
Location

Via Zoom. Reservations open in April.