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A studio portrait of an unidentified young woman taken in Beirut, likely in the 1920s. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard mat; the woman is standing on a patterned rug in front of a chair in front of a painted backdrop of trees.

A photo of the Al-Hoda Silver Jubilee held in the Hotel Bossery. (Folder 1-2-3-1)
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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.

Clippings from the New Bern Sun newspaper detailing Joseph Salem's academic achievements: from the point he entered school as a non-English-speaking eleven-year-old, Salem advanced rapidly in his studies to graduate from high school as…
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A postcard from Salloum Mokarzel to his daughter Yemna Mokarzel. The lake depicted on the card is located in Portugal. The postcard is damaged, missing a corner. (Folder 2-1-3-9)
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Vol. 2 no. 1 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains articles on American trade with Syria; commercial ethics and business methods; and surveys of economic conditions in the United States and foreign countries. Translations include a piece from the…

Vol. 2 no. 2 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains articles about the economic impact and recovery from World War I; a contribution by Major Kalil El-Aswad about trade with Persia; an overview of the Edge Law; a profile of the career of William Wood,…

Vol. 2 no. 4 of al-Majallaj al-Tijarriy contains articles on the economic impact of and recovery from World War I, with an translated excerpt from the Guaranty Trust Company of New York's "The Solvency of the Allies;" an article on the benefits of…

Vol. 2 no. 8 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: a continuation of the Guaranty Trust Company's "Effects of the War on European Neutrals," this time focusing on Spain; reports on the linen industry and the cotton market; an article by Dr. Philip K.…

Vol. 2 no. 9 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an article on American banks; the second part of Dr. Philip K. Hitti's article on Syrian immigrants and merchants; a report on Mount Lebanon's efforts to implement hydroelectric power; and reports on…

Vol. 2 no. 10 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an analysis of the causes of the economic depression in the United States; a review of Great Britain's efforts to control foreign markets; a collection of biographical sketches of American…

Vol. 2 no. 11 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains articles on the impact of presidential elections on economics; an overview of cotton cultivation in the Ottoman Empire; a history of Syrian Commerce in America; reports on economic conditions in the…
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