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A portrait of George Victor Safy, son of George Joseph and Susie Safy. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken when Victor was a young man, circa 1944.
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From Trey Matthews: "Joseph Safy, son of George Joseph and Susie Safy. Joseph was killed in action when his plane was shot down over Germany during WWII on 9 Sep 1944. He was interred in Lorraine American Cemetery in France."
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From Trey Matthews: "Wedding announcement for Alice Eugene Safy - Kingsport Times-News, 4 Aug 1946, p 4B. Alice is the daughter of Joseph and Susie Safy."

Safy married Frank Milton Lewis.
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Caption from Trey Matthews: "Victor and Joseph with uncle. This is Victor and Joseph Safy, sons of Joseph and Susie Safy. They are pictured with their uncle Majeed Safy. Majeed is the brother of their mother, Susie."
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A portrait photograph of Helen Saleeby.
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A census document containing information about George Richard (G.R.) Saleeby, his wife, Najaa, and the three of their eight children who were living at home in 1940: Sam, Joe, Samera, and Albert. Also living with them was "Joe," listed as a brother.
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A purple-tinted photograph of Noha Nasrallah's grandfather. He is dressed in a fez and a suit.
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A snapshot of Joseph and Amelia Salem standing together outdoors, both dressed in military uniform. Joe was in Army intelligence and Amelia was in the Red Cross during World War II.
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Joe Salem photographed with his wife Amelia Wehbie sitting together dressed in their military uniforms. Joe was in Army intelligence and Amelia was in the Red Cross from 1942 to 1944.
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A portrait photograph of Joseph Salem and Amelia Wehbie at their wedding. Joseph is dressed in his military uniform.
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A photograph of Amelia and Joseph Salem , outdoors in front of flowering trees. An unidentified woman is in the left distance. Amelia is dressed in a ruffled polka-dotted dress with hat and gloves; Joseph is dressed in his United States Army military…
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A photograph of the Saleh family in 1948 in Lebanon. Left to Right: unidentified family friend, Samir's stepfather, Moussa Domit, and Cecilia Saleh.
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A photograph of young Cecilia Domit (right) with her mother Jamili Yousef (Khoury) Jreige (left). Though undated, the image was taken in the 1940s.
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An American War Dads card that belonged to Philip Shehdan, son of Beshara Shehdan. Philip enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1945, as soon as he turned eighteen and graduated from high school.
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