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Breck, Allen duPont


Allen duPont Breck was born May 21, 1914 in Denver, Colorado and died in Englewood, Colorado on October 11, 2000. Mr. Breck held a doctorate in medieval history and taught history at the University of Denver from 1946-1996. __ __ __Great confrontations in Jewish history, 1977: t.p. (Allen D. Breck) Allen D. Breck, The Centennial History of the Jews of Colorado, 1859-1959, 1960. Tillie Fong, ''Allen Breck, 86, 'Legendary' Former History Chairman at DU,'' Rocky Mountain News, October 14, 2000.
Elected President of the University Faculty Senate in 1958 - assumes office in Fall of 1959.
Speaking on the European Tour he conduceted. Speech on October 26, 1960.

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Group Portrait of Faculty and Staff, between 1953-1966

Identifier: U201.01.0086.0022.00001
Abstract Group portrait of a large group of University of Denver faculty, staff, and administration at a retreat. The individuals are arranged in three rows, with the back two rows standing and the front row seated; visible in the background are a house with log shingles and a 1950s-type automobile.
Dates: between 1953-1966

Memo to Students of Tudor and Stuart Britain from Allen D. Breck, 1970 May 12

Identifier: U219.03.0003.0018.00001
Abstract Memo to students of Tudor and Stuart Britain from Allen D. Breck saying he has to attend meetings of the Faculty Senate and Executive Committee and that is why he is missing class. He says he will complete the work necessary and they will receive credit.
Dates: 1970 May 12

Memorandum to History Department Faculty from Allen D. Breck, 1970 May 12

Identifier: U219.03.0003.0018.00009
Abstract Memorandum to faculty of the History Department from Chairman Allen D. Breck on the subject of recapitulation of May days 1970. Breck says that a number of faculty have expressed interest in writing a history of the events of Woodstock and gives a general outline.
Dates: 1970 May 12

RMJHS Leadville Trip, 1978 July 9

Identifier: B063.02.0018.00061
Abstract Dr. Allen Breck stands in front of the Dexter cabin in Leadville, Colorado.
Dates: 1978 July 9

The Denver Clarion, vol. 35, issue 13, 1958 October 31

Identifier: clarion_v035i13_19581031
Abstract Allen D. Breck Elected President of Faculty Senate. Frosh, Engineers, Vote Today for Class Officers, Senator. Release 1957-1958 Scholastic Report. Russell Nakata New Counselor for Canterbury. Agency Offers European Tour. Union Board Sponsoring Date Pancake Supper. Nine Candidate Vie for Royalty. DU Student Directories Readied for Distribution.
Dates: 1958 October 31

The Denver Clarion, vol. 37, issue 10, 1960 October 25

Identifier: clarion_v037i10_19601025
Abstract Student Senate’s Unanimous Vote Ends Who’s Who. Dr. McCoy Opens Religion Confab at Monday’s Session. Jan Rinker is Named 1960 Beanie Queen. Dr. McCoy to Speak Wed. In Services. Dr. Breck Speaks of European Tour Tomorrow Night. Group to Study Religious Plays. Service Delegate Interviews Here. American Institute for Foreign Trade to Hold Interviews at CCC Tomorrow. Social Work Grad Students Receive Grant for Training. Open Applications for Fellowships.
Dates: 1960 October 25

The Denver Clarion, vol. 75, issue 59, 1971 March 29

Identifier: clarion_v075i59_19710329
Abstract Ex-offenders form Project Freedom. Breck Proposal news million dollars to benefit Humanities program. Health Service revises insurance program.
Dates: 1971 March 29

The Denver Clarion, vol. 76, issue 76, 1972 April 24

Identifier: clarion_v076i76_19720424
Abstract All-University assembly discusses latest offensive. Senators debate court act halting Multi-Media loan. Breck received award.
Dates: 1972 April 24