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Hecht Chair in Judaic Studies, 1984 November 23

Identifier: B111.05.0005.0005


Emil Hecht was born in 1924 in Czechoslovakia and died in Denver in 2010. He was a Holocaust survivor and a businessman, the co-founder with Larry Mizel of MDC Holdings. With his wife Eva he established the first endowed chair in Judaic Studies at the University of Denver.


  • 1984 November 23


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Scope and Contents

Newspaper article on the establishment of the Eva and Emil Hecht Chair in Judaic Studies and address by Brandeis Chancellor Dr. Abram Sachar.

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