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Object ID Number FPA 0901.1
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1900
to circa 1918
Description Copy of a formal studio portrait of Romanian Jewish immigrantJacob Burinescu posing with members of his acting troup. Jacob Burinescu was involved with the Yiddish Theater in New York. He lived in 97 Orchard Street with his wife Sarah and their children during the early 20th Century until his death in 1918 of influenza.
People Burinescu, Jacob
Subjects Immigrant
Jewish
Man
Alumni & Alumnae
Copyright Museum holds rights over the images
Provenance Prints of the photographs were loaned to the museum for high resolution scans which have been added to this database.