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Carlson, Andrew R. (Andrew Raymond) (1934-2010)



Andrew was born in Ludington, Michigan on August 19, 1934, the son of the late Mable (Genter) and Louis Carlson. Andrew served his country during the Korean War. Following his military service, he earned Bachelor's and Master's degrees from Western Michigan University and a Ph.D. in history from Michigan State. The study of history and books were a lifelong passion. He taught German history and military history classes at Michigan State University, Eastern Kentucky University, Ferris State University, and Western Michigan University. Andrew also worked at the Kalamazoo County Probate Court from 1976 to 2003 where he microfilmed case files and worked with all aspects of the court records. Following his retirement from the Probate Court, Andrew focused on teaching and writing, completing numerous book reviews and many conference presentations. Andrew R. Carlson passed away March 31, 2010.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Postcard Invitations to Dr. and Mrs. Carlson

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Fontana Festival of Arts and Music and Fontana Chamber Arts materials include concert booklets, pamphlets, tickets and fliers, season announcements, program notes, newspaper clippings, mailings and newsletters.

Dates: 1980-2014