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Object ID Number FPA 0901.4
Object Name Print, Photographic
Collection Burinescu Family Photographs
Image from circa 1890
to circa 1910
Description Copy of a black and white portrait of Romanian Jewish immigrant Jacob Burinescu (right) with his brother Louis on the left. Handwriting on the back reads " Vei stie ca la Grinberg am trimes peadresa bia si astea am trimes tor D tale. Acesta este tot galatam este fui lui Lente famfiu. Isiman il eunoste peacls ta tinerer finea a iste si el tipograf. " Jacob Burinescu lived at 97 Orchard Street with his wife Sarah and thier children during the early 20th century. He was born in Romania in 1879 and died while living at 97 Orchard Street during the Flu Pandemic in November of 1918 at the age of 39.
People Burinescu, Jacob
Burinescu, Louis
Subjects 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.