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  • Tags: 1927

A holiday greeting card from an unidentified family.
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From Floyd A. Rabil, Jr: "This is a picture of my father, Floyd A. Rabil, Sr. with the 1927 New York Yankees. My father is in the top left hand corner with the number 4 above him. No.1 is Babe Ruth, No. 2 is Lou Gehrig and No. 4 is Tony Lazzari. The…
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Party to celebrate an engagement of Kathryn Barbee and Clyde B. Little included mention of a man impersonating a Syrian: "While refreshments were being enjoyed a Syrian peddler, impersonated by Mr. Lloyd Spargo [brother-in-law], called at the door…
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Syrian quarter in New York neighborhood is home to 10,000 or more Syrians.
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Typing certificate award to Dolly Tabet among others.
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Copeland's proposal of a definition of white as "Scandanavian, German, Dutch, English, Flemish, Lithuanian, Scotch, Irish, Welsh, Russian, Polish, Czech, Ser[b]ian, Croatian, Montenegrin, Slovak, Herzegovinian, Bosnian, Albanian, Armenian, French,…
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Dolly Tabet graduated from Gastonia Business College and accepted a position with the Reynolds Insurance and Investment Company as a stenographer and bookkeeper.
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(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
kheiralla, george abdallah_ocr_wm.pdf

(5 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention, failed Petition for Naturalization (2 pages), and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
hatem, abraham milhem_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
hakeem, murad thomas_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
hakeem, fred thomas_ocr_wm.pdf

(3 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
arab, najla_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
aad, joseph george_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
tibshrany, simon_ocr_wm.pdf

Photographs of the Mack English family Bible, dating from 1927. In addition to detail photographs of the Bible, this set contains images of ephemera found within the Bible at the time of Mitchell Mack's interview.
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