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Beam, Aaron

Title

Beam, Aaron

Description

Aaron Beam, Jr., speaks with his daughter Jenny Beam Klein about participating in corporate fraud, going to prison, and finally becoming an author and motivational speaker.

Publisher

Mobile Public Library, Local History & Genealogy

Date

17 February 2017

Language

English

Type

interview

Interviewer

Jenny Beam Klein (41)

Interviewee

Aaron Beam, Jr. (73)

Location

Mobile, Alabama

Time Summary

1:31 Aaron Beam Jr. (A) talks about how their family went from middle class to having more money.

7:40 A talks about feeling proud to be able to provide for Jenny Beam Klein (J).

12:47 A talks about spending 3 months in a minimum security prison.

20:01 J remembers how unhappy A was during the "wealthy" period.

25:00 A talks about what he is most proud of in his life.

27:50 A talks about J's uproarious 20s and tells her that he loves her.

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Citation

“Beam, Aaron,” Mobile Public Library Digital Collections, accessed November 19, 2017, http://digital.mobilepubliclibrary.org/items/show/1957.

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