Publisher: The Syrian-American Press & Al-Hoda Press

Title

Publisher: The Syrian-American Press & Al-Hoda Press

Subject

Lebanese-Americans--United States--Publications

Description

This collection contains full texts and excerpts published by the Syrian-American Press.

The Syrian-American Press was established by Salloum Mokarzel in the early twentieth century. It published books for the Syrian (or Lebanese) American community in both English in Arabic. It also published Salloum Mokarzel's monthly journal, The Syrian World.  The Mokarzel family also owned and operated Al-Hoda Press.

Most publications were produced for commercial sale or subscription. However, the press occasionally produced small runs of limited edition or commemorative works. The Mokarzel family was well-connected with Arab-American and diasporic literary community. The press primarily published scholarly works. 

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Creator

The Syrian-American Press
Al-Hoda Press

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

c. 1910-1968

Rights

Donor retains full ownership of any and all copyright currently controlled in agreement with Khayrallah Center. Nonexclusive right to authorize all uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA).

Format

Text/pdf

Language

Arabic
English

Type

Text

Coverage

104 Greenwich St. New York, New York

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