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Albin Edmund Carlson

Albin Edmund Carlson, business executive. Recipient Wisdom award of Honor. Member American Institute Accountants, Florida Atlantic Music Guild, Beta Alpha Psi.

Background

  • Carlson, Albin Edmund was born on November 16, 1905 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Victor and Sophie (Mattson) Carlson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Northwestern University, 1928. Doctor of Humane Letters, National College Education, 1976. Certified Public Accountants, 1941.

      Former vice chairman, director Hartford Plaza bank, Chicago. Former president, director Comptometer Corp (now Walter Kidde Company). Former executive vice-president, director Continental Telephone Сompany, Wilmington, Delaware, Theodore Gary & Company, Gary Service & Investment Company.

      President, director Associate Tel. & Tel. Company; vice-president, director Inland Telephone Сompany, Middle States Utilities, Inc., Automatic Electric (Canada), Ltd., Community Telephone Сompany, Automatic Electric Sales (Canada), Ltd., Automatic Electric Company, Chicago, Anglo-Canadian Telephone Сompany, Montreal. Incorporator, former director Citizens National Bank, Boca Raton.

      Past director Illinois Mid-Continent Life Insurance Company, Penn Controls Inc. Life trustee National College Education, Evanston, Illinois. Past trustee Associate Colls.

      Illinois, Garrett Theological Seminary, Evanston. Board regents Marymount College, Boca Raton, Florida. Board directors Caldwell Theatre Company, Inc., Boca Raton.

    Politics

    There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The relationship with God in Covenant is like a marriage between human beings – both as a community and as individuals – on the one side and God in Christ on the other.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Christians with different approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

    Membership

    Member American Institute Accountants, Florida Atlantic Music Guild, Beta Alpha Psi. Clubs: Boca Raton Hotel (Boca Raton), Royal Palm Yacht and Country (Boca Raton).

    Connections

    • Married Esther Virginia Stevens, June 20, 1931. Children: Stephen Edmund (deceased), Candace (Mistress.
    • father: Victor Carlson
    • mother: Sophie (Mattson) Carlson
    • spouse: Esther Virginia Stevens
    • children: Stephen Edmund Carlson (deceased)
    • Candace (Mrs Carlson
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    Born November 16, 1905
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