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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.tif

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 2-1-5-8 Women_wm.tif

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary Mokarzel sits second from the left. (Folder 2-1-4-8)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-8 Mary_wm.tif

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Mary Mokarzel stands fourth from the right. (Folder 2-1-4-7)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-7 People_wm.tif

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Third from the left is Mary Mokarzel. (Folder 2-1-4-6)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-6 People_wm.tif

This photo was taken during Mary Mokarzel's trip to Lebanon to repatriate her father's remains. Lily Szegoe sits third from the left and Mary Mokarzel is across from her. The arabic caption (referring to the man with the beard) states "Halim…
Mokarzel 2-1-4-5 People_wm.tif

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.tif

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. (Folder 2-1-4-3)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-3 Lebanon_wm.tif

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. (Folder 2-1-4-2)
Mokarzel 2-1-4-2 Lebanon_wm.tif

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.tif

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

A program outlining the history of the Maronite rite, Rev. George J. Webby's biography, the First Solemn High Mass, the dinner menu, speakers, and the benediction of the Blessed Sacrament. (Folder 11-8)
Khouri 11-8 Program_wm.pdf
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