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Object ID Number FPA 15.04.10
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1890
to circa 1918
Description Black and white (sepia) original portrait photograph of Jacob Burinescu (left) standing beside an unidentified seated man. The photograph has been made into a postcard. Jacob Burinescu lived at 97 Orchard Street with his wife Sarah and their children, he owned a dry cleaners business at 92 Orchard Street, and died as a result of the flu epidemic in 1918.
Photographer/ Artist Unknown
Search Terms Burinescu family
People Burinescu, Jacob
Provenance This photograph was donated by Annette Brenner who was the daugter of Celia (Burninescu) Appel. Celia lived with her parents, Jacob and Sarah Burinescu, and her five siblings at 97 Orchard Street in the early 20th Century. Annette Brenner donated this accession when she attended a Burinescu Family Reunion at the Tenement Museum on September 12, 2015.