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  • Tags: 1950s

A booklet commemorating the 50th anniversary of St. Anthony Maronite Church in Lawrence, Massachusetts. The book begins with letters of congratulations from various high-ranking members of the Catholic church accompanied by photographs of these…
STANTHONY50OCR.pdf

This manuscript by Aelyas Kassab is a history of the Kassab family and a biography of Aelyas' own life. It begins with Aelyas' grandfather Elyas Kassab, born in 1814, and traces the family through the nineteenth century; particular attention is paid…
Kassab_ Aelyas family history_Rwm.pdf

A copy of a letter from Salloum Mokarzel to Mary Mokarzel concerning her travels and his health. (Folder 2-2-2-3)
Mokarzel 2-2-2-3 Letter_wm.tif

A photo of people gathered at a cocktail party in the Al-Hoda Press building. The caption on the back reads "Cocktail Party...for C. Macari (Prominent in Mexico)...in Papa's [building]." (Folder 2-1-5-17)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-17 Cocktail_wm.jpg

A photo of ladies at Mrs. Malik's tea party. Mary Mokarzel hosted the tea party for Eva Malik in her New York apartment. Mary is standing third from the left in the front row. (Folder 2-1-5-8)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-7 Yemna_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary Mokarzel sits second from the left. The other individuals in the photograph are unidentified. (Folder 2-1-4-8)
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This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary Mokarzel stands fourth from the right in a dark dress and glasses. (Folder 2-1-4-7)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-7 People_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains Mary is third from the left, in dark glasses; the other women in the photograph are unidentified. (Folder 2-1-4-6)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-6 People_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. It depicts Mary at a meal with a number of other people. Lily Szegoe sits third from the left and Mary Mokarzel is across from her. The arabic caption…
Mokarzel 2-1-4-5 People_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. The arabic caption (referring to the man in robes) states "Halim Fakhoury, Zahleh." (Folder 2-1-4-4)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-4 Men_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary sits in the front row in the dark dress and sunglasses. The other individuals in the photograph are unidentified, but may be relations. (Folder…
Mokarzel 2-1-4-3 Lebanon_wm.jpg

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary stands in the back row with sunglasses on. The other individuals in the photograph are unidentified, but may be relatives to the Mokarzels. (Folder…
Mokarzel 2-1-4-2 Lebanon_wm.jpg

A photo of Mary Mokarzel (left) with two unidentified men in front of Salloum Mokarzel's coffin. Mary made this trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. (Folder 2-1-4-1)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-1 Funeral_wm.jpg

Yemna Mokarzel's library card for the U. S. I. S. library in Beirut, Lebanon. The card was put in care of Dr. Eugene Szegoe, relative of the Mokarzels. (Folder 2-1-3-27)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-27 Library_wm.jpg

Senator Hubert H. Humphrey (Minn) sends letter to Joseph El-Khouri regarding the status of the Jacob immigration case. Fred Gates requested a favor (Folder 3-5).
Khouri 3-5 Letter_wm.pdf

Black and white photograph of Joseph El-Khouri (or Khoury) and Rose Isaac at their wedding in 1950 (Folder 2-3).
Khouri 2-3 Photo_wm.tif

A card full of well wishes from the Jabaley's department store staff to Youssif (Joseph El-Khouri), the boss (Folder 1-20).
Khouri 1-20 Card_wm.pdf

An article about the difficulty faced by Joseph El-Khouri when he attempted to call his family in Lebanon, likely due to the 1958 Lebanon crisis. (Folder 12-3)
Khouri 12-3 Clipping_wm.tif

A letter to Joseph El-Khouri from the Secretary of the Consulate General of Lebanon giving instructions for tasks to carry out before "legalization of signature." (Folder 11-21)
Khouri 11-21 Letter_wm.pdf
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