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A photograph of Butros Maroun El-Khouri, relative of Joseph El-Khourik. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken circa 1940s.
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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.
Alice Safy wedding announcement_ocr_wm.pdf

Amāma al-mawqid [In Front of the Fireplace] is a collection of short stories writen by Salwa Salama Atlas. It was published in 1941 in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Salma Salama Atlas - Amam al-Mawqid full_o.pdf

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 photo of a boy in an Arab refugee camp. (Folder 2-1-3-8)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-8a Camp_wm.jpg

A photograph of Victoria Alkazin Baddour (center) with her children: Mitchell Baddour (bottom, seated), Philip Baddour (seated beside Victoria), Isabelle Baddour Dixon, Lorraine Baddour Corbett, Evelyn Baddour Mauro, and Mary Baddour Walker (seating…
Baddour_Victoria and children_wm.jpg

A group of men posed on outside in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, identified only as brothers and friends of Joseph El-Khouri.
ElKhouri_Brothers_and_Friends_of_Joseph_ElKhouri_Kour_wm.jpg

A photograph of young Cecilia Domit (right) with her mother Jamili Yousef (Khoury) Jreige (left). Though undated, the image was taken in the 1940s.
saleh_cecilia (right) and mother jamili (left) 1940s_wm.jpg

A photograph (damaged) of the cedars of Lebanon. The date of the photograph is unknown, but it was likely taken prior to Joseph El-Khouri's immigration to the United States in 1949.
ElKhouri_Cedars_of_Lebanon_wm.jpg

A photo of people gathered in the Mokarzel apartment. The caption on the back reads "Catered dinner party for Lebanese diplomats in our apt in [Brooklyn]." Family and friends of the Mokarzels also attended. (Folder 2-1-5-16)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-16 Dinner Party_wm.jpg

A photo of people gathered in the Mokarzel apartment for a dinner party. The caption on the back reads "Dinner in our apt. at 115 Ocean Ave., [Brooklyn] for Syrian + Lebanese diplomats." Family and friends of the Mokarzels also attended. (Folder…
Mokarzel 2-1-5-18 Dinner_wm.jpg

A photo taken during a dinner party at the Mokarzel apartment. The caption on the back reads "Syrian + Lebanese Consuls- Pop's apt. in [Brooklyn]." Salloum Mokarzel stands in the back row, on the right. (Folder 2-1-5-19)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-19 Consuls_wm.jpg

A photo taken at a dinner party held in honor of Lebanese diplomats. The caption reads "the Family- Trabulsis + Mokarzels at the dinner party." Lebanese consuls and friends of the Mokarzels also attended the party. (Folder 2-1-5-20)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-20a Dinner_wm.jpg

A photo taken at a dinner party held in honor of Lebanese diplomats. The caption states "Mr. Macari, Mr./Mrs. Jos. Morin after dinner in our apt. in [Brooklyn]." Lebanese consuls and friends of the Mokarzels also attended the party. (Folder 2-1-6-2)
Mokarzel 2-1-6-2 Dinner_wm.jpg

A promise of employment certificate for Edmund George Samra created on June 29, 1945. It confirms his employment for a Mrs. Pizeira [?] at 309 Essex St. The job description is "helping in the [illegible?] room." On the back is a signed physician's…
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A photograph of Edward Rabil with his future wife Cecil Bradley Rabil.
Carter Rabil_EDWARD_CECILRABIL,1942_wm .jpg

A photograph of Edward George Rabil, Jr., and an unidentified man, dressed in a uniform for UNC football and posing on the field.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDGEORGERABIL,JR-1945,UNCFOOTBALL_wm.jpg
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