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Hecht, Emil, 1924-2010

 Person

Emil Hecht, b. July 6, 1924 Svalava, Czechoslovakia, m. Eva Karfunkel Hecht 1949, d. December 12, 2010 Denver, Colorado. Emil Hecht survived the Holocaust after being held in Mauthausen Concentration Camp. Emil co-founded MDC Holdings with Larry A. Mizel.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Allied Jewish Federation, circa 1973

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0037.00079
Overview Eleven men, members of the Allied Jewish Federation, pose together in a library. Emil Hecht sits second from right and the other ten men are unidentified.
Dates: circa 1973

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00067
Overview Left to right Dr. Emil Hecht and Dr. Elie Wiesel sit at the head table at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.
Dates: 1987 June 08

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 8

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Identifier: B063.04.0020.00071
Overview Several unidentified individuals at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver. The head table can be seen in the background. Seated at the head table left to right Gary Antonoff, Carol Antonoff, Governor Roy Romer, Beatrice Romer, Larry Mizel, Eva Hecht, Emil Hecht, Elie Wiesel, Dr. Renee Rabinowitz, Chancellor Dwight Smith, Elfi Smith, and Senator Tim Wirth.
Dates: 1987 June 8

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 08

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0020.00072
Overview Several unidentified individuals at the Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner hosted by the Center for Judaic Studies at the University of Denver. The head table can be seen in the background. Seated at the head table left to right Gary Antonoff, Carol Antonoff, Governor Roy Romer, Beatrice Romer, Larry Mizel, Eva Hecht, Dr. Renee Rabinowitz, Elfi Smith, Senator Tim Wirth, and Barbara Altman. Standing behind the head table beside the podium left to right are Dr. Emil Hecht, Dr. Elie Wiesel, and Rabbi...
Dates: 1987 June 08

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 8

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Identifier: B063.05.0053.00016
Overview Left to right Eva Hecht, Dr. Emil Hecht, and Dr. Elie Wiesel sit at the head table during the Center for Judaic Studies Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner. Dr. Stanley Wagner walks behind them.
Dates: 1987 June 8

Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner, 1987 June 8

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Identifier: B063.05.0053.00017
Overview Left to right Eva Hecht, Dr. Emil Hecht, and Dr. Elie Wiesel sit at the head table during the Center for Judaic Studies Elie Wiesel Tribute Dinner.
Dates: 1987 June 8

The Denver Clarion, vol. 90, issue 17, 1984 November 5

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Identifier: clarion_v090i17_19841105
Overview Proposal in Works for Self-Supporting DU Health Service. Major Fundraising Campaign Supports Reconfiguration. Hecht Chair for Judaic Studies Established.
Dates: 1984 November 5

University of Denver Commencement Program June 6, 1987, 1987 June 6

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Identifier: U138.0005.0014.00001
Overview Program for the University of Denver doctoral, graduate and undergraduate commencement ceremony, June 6, 1987. Honorary degrees recipients: Thompson Marsh, Doctor of Humane Letters; Emil Hecht, Doctor of Humane Letters; Elie Wiesel, Doctor of Humane Letters. Closing remarks given by: Dwight M. Smith, Chancellor of the University.
Dates: 1987 June 6