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Dr. Kalil Assaf Bishara was a Lebanese-American pastor and intellectual. He was born in May 1878 and immigrated from modern-day Lebanon to the United States in 1898. He was naturalized in 1908. Bishara was well-educated:  prior to immigration, he…
1914_Bishara_Origin of the Modern Syrian.pdf

This 1897 Financial Report of the Syrian Society of the City of New York was the first such document in four years, a gap explained by the society's financial struggles. The report begins with an introduction by Ameen Haddad, who gives a description…
SyrianSocietyofNY_Financial_Report_OCRwm.pdf

The First Annual Report of the Syrian Society of the City of New York was published in May 1893, roughly one year after the organization was first conceived. It contains a roster of officers and trustees; a speech by the outgoing president; a report…
SyrianSocietyofNY_1893Annual_Report_OCRwm.pdf

This book was published in English to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Al-Hoda newspaper. It is a narrative history of the paper, its founders Naoum and Salloum Mokarzel, the independence movement and formation of Lebanon, and early 20th-century…
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Dr. Nagib T. Abdou's Arabic-language book about disease and public health. The volume contains sections on specific diseases which were common among densely-packed urban communities, and includes some photographic illustrations.
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This self-published volume is a combined travelogue and business directory. It is bilingual, with entries and sections in both Arabic and English. Abdou collected business names and addresses for the directory in his travels and through solicitation.…
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خزانة الأيام في تراجم الزمان, contains essays written by Joseph N. Maloof and originally published in the newspaper Al-Ayyam. This collection is comprised of biographical sketches and short histories. Chapters one and two…
Maloof_1899_Bio of Luminaries_OCR_wm.pdf

The Syrian Soldier in Three Wars, or al-Jundi al-Suri fi Thalath Horoub, includes the memoirs of Gabriel Ward. Ward was a Syrian-American who enlisted in the US Army and fought in the Spanish-American War in Cuba, in the Philippines War and in WWI.…
syr-sol-ward_1919_wm_OCR_sm.pdf

A warning from the Anderson Uniform Company about their return policy. Perhaps related to El-Khouri's Department store. (Folder 13-13)
Khouri 13-13 Notice_wm.pdf

A 1962 issue of The Cherokee Scout. Includes an advertisement for Jabaley's Department store. (Folder 13-12)
Khouri 13-12 Newspaper_wm_fixed.pdf

An article from the Asheville Citizen-Times concerning the impending Iraq war. (Folder 13-11)
Khouri 13-11 Article_wm.pdf

Volume XI of a Maronite newspaper, The Challenge. (Folder 13-10)
Khouri 13-10 Newspaper_wm.pdf

Pages from the June 23, 1975 issue of The Andrews Journal. (Folder 13-9)
Khouri 13-9 Articles_wm_fixed.pdf

Clippings from an issue The Andrews Journal related to Joseph El-Khouri. Included is a photo of Khouri's department store, an advertisement for local shops including Khouri's, and a small article about a Lions Club meeting. (Folder 13-8)
Khouri 13-8 Articles_wm.pdf

A comic published in The Andrews Journal promiting Joseph El-Khouri for a seat on the Cherokee County Board of Education. The next comic in the series is not included in the El-Khouri collection. (Folder 13-7)
Khouri 13-7 Comic_wm.tif

One of a series of articles in The Andrews Journal following George and Barbara El-Khouri's trip to Lebanon. (Folder 13-6)
Khouri 13-6 Article_wm.tif

One of a series of articles in The Andrews Journal following George and Barbara El-Khouri's trip to Lebanon. (Folder 13-5)
Khouri 13-5 Article_wm.pdf

One of a series of articles in The Andrews Journal following George and Barbara El-Khouri's trip to Lebanon. Included in this paper is an article written about Theresa El-Khouri, George's sister. (Folder 13-4)
Khouri 13-4 Articles_wm_fixed.pdf

"How-to" guide to implementing the goals of the Pastoral Council (Folder 4-15).
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One of a series of articles in The Andrews Journal following George and Barbara El-Khouri's trip to Lebanon. (Folder 13-3)
Khouri 13-3 Article_wm.tif
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