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Object ID Number FPA 0901.10
Object Name Card, Calling
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1890.0
to circa 1918.0
Description Copy of a calling card for Romanian Jewish immigrant Jacob Burinescu. He lived in 97 Orchard Street with his wife Sarah and their children during the early 20th Century until his death in 1918 from influenza. He was involved with Yiddish theater, and opened up a cleaning business at 92 Orchard Street where part of his business included cleaning theater costumes.
People Burinescu, Jacob
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Immigrant
Jewish
Man
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.