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The Entrepreneurs: Surprising Idealists

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 161 Northfield Rd Northfield IL 60093  See map

Rabbi Weissberg relates the fascinating and at time surprising stories of four great American industrial pioneers: Wolf Hellman (founder of Wells Fargo Bank), Jean Lafitte (major pirate and entrepreneur), Sam Zemurray ("Sam the Banana Man," founder of United Fruit Company) and John D. Rockefeller (founder of Standard Oil). Their beginnings, results, and effects on American history and culture are covered in this interesting presentation. Registration is $18 member; $22 non-member.     

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