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Object ID Number FPA 0901.24
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1930
to circa 1939
Description Original black and white portrait of Russian Jewish immigrant Sarah Burinescu with her second husband John Fiorentino. They were married after Sarah's first husband Jacob Burinescu passed away in 1918 during the Flu Pandemic. John Fiorentino lived upstairs from Sarah and her children at 97 Orchard Street. Front of print is labeled "Grandma Sarah Burinescu 1930's Mom's mother John Fiorentino"

Photo does not include the paper border.
Photographer/ Artist Chomsky, S.
People Fiorentino, John
Burinescu, Sarah
Place USA/ New York/ New York City/ New York County/ Lower East Side/ 351 Grand Street
Subjects Alumni & Alumnae
Immigrant
Jewish
Woman
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.