Hamburg University Announces Establishment of Jewish Institute
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Hamburg University Announces Establishment of Jewish Institute

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The University of Hamburg announced today creation of a Jewish Institute which will be devoted to research into the history of German Jewry. The work of the Institute will be financed by the Hamburg Senate. Prof. Heinrich Regensdorf has been named Institute director.

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