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Walter Chrysler: His Company and His Life

Monday, February 24
07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
Friends Auditorium

Adult, Featured

Please join us on Monday, February 24 at 7:00 pm as we welcome local Automotive History Writer/Presenter Russell Doré for a one hour presentation with visuals on the life of Walter Chrysler, founder of the Chrysler Corporation.

Walter Chrysler was a self made man who built one of the Big Three auto companies. Learn how he developed his skills by being a key part of General Motors. Find out the roles that the Maxwell and Willys companies played in his development. You will also learn the story of the Chrysler Building in New York City.

His family, his personality and his love of the good life are all explored in this presentation which covers his early life in the locomotive business, his success at General Motors, and the creation of The Chrysler Corporation.

Registration is requested. Fill out the form below or call the adult reference desk at 248-246-3727. Sponsored by the Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library.

78 of 100 places available.
50 of 50 places available on the waitlist.

The registration is closed