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  THE BURAK-GNIAZDOWICZ WING 

Third Floor

 

The Bertha and Philip Sheff Room

PHIL AND BERTHA'S ANNIVERSARY

Phil Sheff, nee Shefkowitz, and Bertha Burack

cir 1950

New Haven, Connecticut

 

 

Bertha, Chatzkel and Lena's old girl, and her husband Phil lived in the same house at 36 Ward Street in New Haven as her brother Sam and his family and Chatzkel and Lena. She treated Sam and Edith's sons Sherman and Kenneth as her own.

"When I came home from school, Bertha used to slip me a couple of dollars. She said, 'Don't tell my husband.' " --nephew Kenneth Burack

 

 

 

                                   The Chatzkel and Lena Burack Room
                                   The Max and Dora Burack Room

                                   The Samuel and Edith Burack Room

                                   The Joseph and Tillie Burack Room

                                   The Meyer and Rose Burack Room

                                   The Philip and Lottie Burack Room

                                   A Day at the Zoo with the Buracks


 


 



 

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