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An article excerpted from an unknown newspaper titled "Hunt's Pick for Commission Has Helped at Rex 36 Years." The article describes Thelma Zaytoun's decades of volunteer work which preceded her appointment to the North Carolina Commission on…
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A certificate presented to Joseph Ellis Zaytoun by the North Carolina government, reappointing him to the Tryon Palace Commission. The certificate is signed by Governor James B. Hunt, Jr., and Secretary of State Elaine Marshall. The Tryon Palace…
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A snapshot of Beshara Shehdan, sitting in a floral-patterned chair upon which his name is written. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken between 1970 and 1975.
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A selection of articles and clippings on the occasion of Philip Shedan's graduation from the Cathedral Latin High School in Raleigh, North Carolina. These clippings were taken from The Cathedralite, the school's publication, and include a brief…
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Beshara Shehdan's obituary, written following his 1975 death and published in the "Cross Cedar," the publication of the Maronite Community of the Carolinas.
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"Commencement Exercises of Cathedral Latin High School," the graduation ceremony program for Philip Shehdan.
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A photograph of Beshara and Serina Shehdan standing outside of a car. Though undated, this photograph was likely taken in the 1960s.
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A photograph of Sister Evalyn Shehdan (formerly Helen Ruth Shehdan) of the Dominican Order of Gloucester, New Jersey, taken around December, 1993.
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A photograph of Beshara Shehdan sitting in a chair. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken in the 1970s.
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A snapshot of Beshara Shehdan dancing. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken around 1970.
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A photograph of Serina Shehdan (second from left) and Philip Shehdan (middle) with three other unidentified family members in 1989.
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A snapshot of Beshara and Serina sitting together. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken in the 1970s.
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A photograph of Beshara and Serina Shehdan. Though undated, this photograph was likely taken in the 1970s.
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A photograph of the Shehdan family on Mothers Day, 1969. Philip Shehdan is in the middle; on the right is his mother, Serina. The other woman is an unidentified member of the family.
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A portrait photograph of husband Beshara with his wife Serina. Though undated, the image was likely taken in the mid-1940s.
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An American War Dads card that belonged to Philip Shehdan, son of Beshara Shehdan. Philip enlisted in the Coast Guard in 1945, as soon as he turned eighteen and graduated from high school.
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A photograph of Hazel Shehdan, standing outside.
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A photograph of two unidentified women in the Shehdan family, sitting together near a fireplace drinking tea. Though undated, the image was taken around Christmas.
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A photograph of Sister Evalyn Shehdan (born Helen) and her sister Hazel Shehdan. The sisters are sitting together outdoors on a porch, near potted flowers.
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