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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.
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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. (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…
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