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Diwan al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb Part 2, or (ديوان الغريب في الغرب (الجزء الثاني, is a 1909 reprint of Kitab al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb [Strangers in the West]. This pdf contains only part two of the work, an addendum that…
Diwan al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb 1909 Volume 2wm.pdf

القلوب المتحدة في الولايات المتحدة, or al-Qulub al-mutahidah fi al-wilayat al-mutahidah [United Hearts in the United States], is by Salim Shahin Sarkis [سليم شاهين سركيس]. It is "the history of Spiridon J.…
1904_Sarkis_United Hearts in the United States.pdf

This book was published in English to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Al-Hoda newspaper. It is a narrative history of the paper, its founders Naoum and Salloum Mokarzel, the independence movement and formation of Lebanon, and early 20th-century…
al hoda book_sm_wm.pdf

Dr. Nagib T. Abdou's Arabic-language book about disease and public health. The volume contains sections on specific diseases which were common among densely-packed urban communities, and includes some photographic illustrations.
AS_PO57683_Medicine_and_Commerce_OCR_WM.pdf

This self-published volume is a combined travelogue and business directory. It is bilingual, with entries and sections in both Arabic and English. Abdou collected business names and addresses for the directory in his travels and through solicitation.…
AS_PO57683_Dr_Abdous_Travels_In_America_OCR_WM.pdf

كتاب الغريب في الغرب [Kitab al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb], or Strangers in the West: The Trip of Mikhail Asad Rustum to America, 1885-1895, was one of the first, if not the first, travelogues about America written by an Arab author. It…
al-Ghareeb f al-Gharb_sm_wm.pdf

خزانة الأيام في تراجم الزمان, contains essays written by Joseph N. Maloof and originally published in the newspaper Al-Ayyam. This collection is comprised of biographical sketches and short histories. Chapters one and two…
Maloof_1899_Bio of Luminaries_OCR_wm.pdf

A checklist of items to be shown at the Centennial exhibition. The Centennial, celebrated in the Museum of the city of NY, marked the 100th year of the publication of Al-Hoda. (Folder 1-3-2-19)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-19 Checklist_wm.pdf

الشواعر الشريفة [The Noble Sentiments] is an edited collection of poems and speeches presented on April 7, 1923 in honor of Silver Anniversary celebration of Al-Hoda [Guidance]; the second half of the text contains material presented at…
The Noble Sentiments_wm_sm2.pdf

A fully-searchable pdf version of the original print version of The Syrian Businses Directory.
Syrian-American Business Directory 1908-1909_ocr_wm.pdf

A Habit family's artifact, the Standard Home and School Dictionary.
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Cover and copyright pages of The North Carolina Museum of Art: The First Fifty Years, 1947-1997, A Selected Chronology, which
Book 1_ocr_wm.pdf