German Passport of Bernd Karl Israel Steinitz. Steinitz was born November 20, 1920 in Munich and escaped to New York during the rise of Nazism. He turned 18 two days after arriving in New York.ABOUT THE ARCHIVE
Belzberg Architects: Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust
World renowned architectural photographers Iwan Benn & Benny Chan take you on tour through the Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust, the country’s oldest museum dedicated to the subject. Journey through the inception, creation, & completion of the museum by the award-winning architect, Hagy Belzberg, & discover the juxtaposition of old & new. The book is available for purchase at the LAMOTH gift shop, & Amazon.
Los Angeles of The Holocaust boasts the west coast's largest archive of documents, relics and other primary source materials from the Holocaust period (1933-1945). View our Virtual Tour for detailed descriptions of each area of the Museum.