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  • Tags: Beirut, Lebanon

An article about Wael Abou-Chakra published by the Lebanese Arabic-language newspaper Al Mustaqbal in 2008.

The Arcade Memoirs: Selected Poems 1970-1980 was the first collection of poems by Antoine F. Khater.  Published in Brazil, the poems center on Khater's experience of the Lebanese Civil War and his eventual immigration to Brazil. The poems describe…
Antoine Khater _  poems Binder_wm.pdf

An article in the Durham Morning Herald about the Lebanese Civil War and its effect on the El-Khouri family there. (Folder 12-12)
Khouri 12-12 Article_wm.tif

Professional and academic update from Edward M. Shiner, University Program Manager of Lebanese American University to Claude and Marsha Shiver of Hillsborough, N.C.
El-Khouri_Letter to Shivers from Lebanese American University-1.jpg

A studio portrait of an unidentified young woman taken in Beirut, likely in the 1920s. The photograph is mounted on a cardboard mat; the woman is standing on a patterned rug in front of a chair in front of a painted backdrop of trees.

A portrait of Yemna Mokarzel. (Folder 2-1-3-2)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-2 Portrait_wm.jpg

A letter from John Williams of the University of St. Joseph to Mary Mokarzel concerning the arrival of the Mokarzel Library in Beirut. (Folder 1-1-6-10)
Mokarzel 1-1-6-10 Update Letter_wm.tif

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

An empty envelope from M. El-Khouri in Beirut, Lebanon to Geo El-Khouri. (Folder 11-25)
Khouri 11-25 Envelope_wm.tif

Letter to Joseph Maroun El-Khouri of Andrews, North Carolina from Michel Tohmey of Beirut, Lebanon, postmarked February 23, 1960.
El-Khouri_Letter to Joseph from Lebanon Feb23 1960_1_wm.jpg

Winter 1967 or 1968; -on the snow in Lebanon
Grandmother to far right (with head scarf, in her 50s), mom, holding sister, father, brother in front, then aunt-father’s sister, and Narges is on bottom left. They were visiting Beruit, but needed to…

A letter from Nick Weaver (from the office of Senator Robert Morgan) to Joseph El-Khouri updating him on the status of his brothers' visas. (Folder 11-16)
Khouri 11-16 Letter_wm.pdf

Vol. 2 no. 9 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains: an article on American banks; the second part of Dr. Philip K. Hitti's article on Syrian immigrants and merchants; a report on Mount Lebanon's efforts to implement hydroelectric power; and reports on…

النسمات, al-Nasamāt [Breezes], is a collection of essays written by Salma Sa'igh and published in Beirut in 1923.
Salma Sa'igh al-Nasamat_o.pdf
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