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Karl Katz Z”L, 1929-2017

Karl Katz, who was one of Beit Hatfutsot planners, died on Wednesday in Manhattan. He was 88.

We mourn the bright man, who left his mark in the Museum of the Jewish People, as well as on many other Jewish museums and institutes.

May he rest in peace.

Read the New York Times obituary

 

Karl Katz and Jacquelin Kennedy Onassis at the opening of Beit Hatfutsot, Tel Aviv, Israel, May 1978. Beit Hatfutsot, the Oster Visual Documentation Center

Karl Katz and Jacquelin Kennedy Onassis at the opening of Beit Hatfutsot, Tel Aviv, Israel, May 1978. Beit Hatfutsot, the Oster Visual Documentation Center

 

 

 

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