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Vol. 1 no. 11 of al-Majalla al-Tijarriya contains articles on the economic impact of World War I; a contribution from Halim Dammous about the history of the Hejaz Railway; and an overview of railroads in Syria. The issue contains translations of…
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Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 48. Articles in English include: a profile of Sultan Moulay El Hassan I of Morocco; a profile of May French Sheldon--an American explorer, author, and philanthropist--and her travels through Africa;…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 48_mar 10 1893_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 24 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a continuation of the discussion on American missionaries in Syria; anecdotes focusing on the ignorance of the rural Chinese; a message urging the Board of…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 25_sep 30 1892_wmc.pdf

Volume 1, No. 3 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a brief profile of Syrians in America; an encounter with Sidi Moulayel-Hassan, sultan of Morocco; a travelogue related by a Syrian travelling by railroad across the…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 3_apr 29 1892_full_wm.pdf

A photograph taken during a 1966 El-Khouri family trip to ride the Bear Creek Junction Railroad in western North Carolina.
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