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Catalog Number P45_367
Collection North End Neighborhood Collection
Title MacDonald Livingroom
Date c. 1957
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1959
Description Guiseppe Pirini and Theresa Brighi Pirini with their granddaughter, Cathy MacDonald, at their daughter Deva MacDonald's house on Union Street. The Pirini family lived at 83 Russell Street, North End, Portsmouth, NH.

Both Guiseppe (George) and his wife, Theresa, were born in Cesenatico, Italy in 1890. Census records indicate that Guiseppe immigrated in 1912, and his wife and daughter, Santa, 8, immigrated in 1920. The Pirinis had four more children in America. For many years, Guiseppe was a watchman at the nearby shoe factory.

Original image scanned and returned to owner.
Object Name Print, Photographic
Print size 3.5" x 3.5"
Search Terms North End (Portsmouth, NH)
Russell Street
Union Street
People Pirini family
Pirini, Theresa Brighi, 1890-1959
Pirini, Guiseppe, 1890-1974
MacDonald family
MacDonald, Catherine
MacDonald, Deva Pirini