Browse Collections (45 total)

Abed Family

These materials were provided by Charles Abed. Biography Charles “Charlie” Ibrahim Abed was born in Kano, Nigeria, in 1959, to Lebanese…

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Abou-Chakra Family

These materials were provided by Wael and Lama Abou-Chakra.Biography Wael Abou-Chakra, who goes by Al Chakra in America, was born in Beirut, Lebanon,…

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Al-Chacar Family

These materials were provided by Bearta Al-Chacar Powell.Biography Bearta Al-Chacar Powell was born on January 26, 1966, in Ma’asser El Chouf, to…

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Alex Daye (Dayyeh)

Materials consist of letters sent to the Maronite Patriarchate in Lebanon, May-June 1921.

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Baddour Family

These materials were provided by Philip Augustine Baddour, Jr., and Richard Allen Baddour and primarily document the lives of their parents and…

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Books

These collections contain fully digitzed copies of books pertaining to the Lebanese diaspora. Reflecting the multifaceted nature of the Lebanese…

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Bracewell Family

Materials provided by Houda Bracewell.Introduction Houda Rizk Bracewell was born in Beirut, Lebanon, the only daughter of Soumaya Sokhn and Nassif…

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Creighton Collection

Introduction This collection contains photographs taken and compiled into an album by the twentieth-century missionaries Clara Elise Linn and Roy…

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Documents

These collections contain historic documents. Most of the items in this collection are digitized versions of governmental or legal documents. Some,…

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Domit Family

These materials were provided by Maggie Saleh and primarily concern the life of her uncle, Moussa Domit, and his immediate family. Biography Moussa…

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Dorroll Family

These materials were donated by Carolyn Monsour Dorroll and concern her life. Biography Carolyn Monsour Dorroll was born February 11, 1928, in…

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Early 20th Century Arab Music

Some materials reproduced with permission by Department of Special Collections, University Libraries, University of California, Santa…

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El-Khouri Family

These materials were provided by Marsha El-Khouri Shriver and primarily relate to the life of her father, Joseph Maroun El-Khouri, and his family in…

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Family Collections

These collections have been donated by Lebanese American families. They reflect the multifaceted experience of immigrants spanning from the nineteenth…

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Findlen Family

Materials provided by Dorothy Findlen, 1917-1964 and undated.

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Habit Family

These materials were provided by Franklin Hanna Habit and concern his life and those of his immediate family members. Biography Frank Habit was the…

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Ishak Family

Materials provided by Doumit and his daughter Karmina Ishak, undated.Introduction Doumit Ishak was born in Lebanon in 1983. In 1997, at the age of 14,…

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Kannan Family

These materials were donated by Matthew Kannan.Biography Patrilineally, Matthew Kannan descends from Charles Kannan and Nora Rabil Kannan, immigrants…

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Khalifah Family

Materials provided by Raja Khalifah.Introduction Raja Khalifah was born in Lebanon. As a young man, Khalifah attended the American University of…

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