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Sebastiana Barone, 96

Brooklyn, NY

“It’s right that a woman can run”


  • Born December 1919 in New York, NY

  • Family moved back to Sicily when she was 18 months old

  • Returned alone to U.S. in 1949 before husband and children joined her

  • Worked as seamstress

  • Two children, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren


“This election means that a woman can run for president for a major party. It's right that a woman can run.”

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