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Handwritten autobiographical notes made by Maron Domit Barkett written in February of 1939. Some of the overlaps with the diary that Barkett kept between 1905-1915, focusing on his marriage, the birth of his children, and ending with the death of…
barkett--1939 journal_wm.pdf

Handwritten diary entries of Maron Domit Barkett providing an account of the early years following immigration of to America, arranged chronologically by date (7 pgs). Subjects include the birth of his children, health of his family, and his search…
Personals_wm.pdf

A photograph of Bearta Al-Chacar Powell and siblings on their first day in the Children's Village S.O.S orphanage in Bikfaya, Lebanon.
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A photograph taken in the Children's Village S.O.S. orphanage of unidentified children--likely Bearta Al-Chacar or siblings--with adults on Easter.
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Bearta and other girls dancing the dabkeh in Children's Village S.O.S. orphanage.
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