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Object ID Number FPA 15.04.12
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1940
to circa 1945
Description Black and white original photogroph of Abe Burinescu digging a foxhole during WWII. Abe Burinescu is the third child of Jacob and Sarah Burniescu and lived at 97 Orchard as a child.

Handwritten inscription on verso reads "Just digging a foxhole"
Photographer/ Artist Unknown
Search Terms Burinescu family
People Burinescu, Abe (A.B.)
Subjects World War II
Foxhole
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.