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Taking Risks: Joseph Pell, Partisan Fighter and Bay Area Entrepreneur
A youth who fought back from the forests during World War II, immigrated to Northern California and became one of its leading real estate developers. One of his earliest successes was the wildly popular Moo's ice cream store in Richmond, California.
Sunday, April 28
$10 suggested donation
|Apr 28||1:00 PM–2:30 PM||Sun||Richmond Museum of History||Fred Rosenbaum|
Richmond Museum of History
400 Nevin Ave.
Richmond, CA 94801
Fred Rosenbaum, founding director of Lehrhaus Judaica, has written four books on Bay Area Jewish history and three books on the Holocaust. He has taught numerous courses on the history of contemporary Israel at Lehrhaus and the University of San Francisco. He has been awarded the S.Y. Agnon Gold Medal for Intellectual Excellence by the Scopus Society of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Covenant Award for Exceptional Jewish Educators, as well as the Anne and Robert Cowan Writers’ Award for making an exceptional impact on the Bay Area by writing on Jewish themes.