Rumanian monks posing on steps in front of main door to the Greek Orthodox monastery which quarters 160 monks who work the 500 acres belonging to the monastery.


  • Title: Bessarabia-People+Customs, Romania
  • Date: 1940-02
  • Location: Chisinau, Bessarabia, Romania
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Orthodox Eastern, Orders, 1940s, People+customs, Details, Religions, Doors, Monks, Bessarabia, Sections, Romania, Vintage Print, Buildings, Buildings, Bessarabia, Romania, Monks, Religions, Details, Doors, Orthodox Eastern, Sections, Orders, Vintage Print, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_732016
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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