Browse Collections (107 total)

SFSLAC Records Series 8: Memorabilia

This series contains the memorabilia of the SFSLAC. Included are hotel room keys from conferences, name badges, and drawings from the…

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0060/kc0060_17_11_SFSLACBeautyContestResultSheet.pdf

SFSLAC Records Series 7: Publications and Newsletters

This series contains the newsletters and publications of the SFSLAC. Included are periodicals, such as the Syrian Ark and the Federation Herald, and…

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0060/kc0060_17_9_AlNashra199506.pdf

SFSLAC Records Series 6: Photographs

This series contains photographs from the events of the SFSLAC. Included are photographs of Annual and Mid-Winter Conferences, social gatherings, and…

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0060/kc0060_15_8_SFSLACConventionsandEventsPhotos_005.pdf

María Najle and Juan Gait Family Papers

Biographical/Historical note Juan Gait [Hanna Ghayth, Juan Gaith, حنا غيث](1905-1893?) immigrated to Argentina with his parents at the age of 16, in…

Contributors: Processed by Anna Maria Hester, 2023 March-April. Addition processed by Rachel Beth Acker, 2023 June-July. Metadata contributed by Dr. Akram Khater 2024 March-April. Collection Guide created by Laura Lethers with content contributed by Sarah Bernstein, 2024 January and April.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/kc0066/kc0066_01_01_1873diary_wm.pdf

Marlena Daher Collection of Lebanese Immigrant Materials

Biographical/Historical Note Marlena A. Daher-Rahman is the current Associate Director at the State University of New York (SUNY) Syracuse Educational…

Contributors: Processed by Celine Shay, Laura Lethers, Allison Hall, and Regan Everett, 2022-2024 March. Collection Guide created by Regan Everett, 2024 April.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0064/kc0064_4_7_balbekbeirutphotos_003.pdf

Al-Fajr Newspapers, الفجر

Biographical/Historical Note Al-Fajr, الفجر [The Dawn] was a weekly political, literary, commercial, and humor newspaper produced by Fred G. Ghusn.…

Contributors: Processed by Claire A. Kempa and Marjorie Stevens, 2018. Collection Guide written by Laura Lethers and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 August and November.

Al Jawater Newspapers, الخواطر

Biographical/Historical Note Al-Jawater, الخواطر [Reflections] was an Arabic newspaper produced in Mexico City, Mexico from 1909 to 1935. The…

Contributors: Processed by Amanda Forbes, 2021. Collection Guide created by Laura Lethers and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October-November.

Jurab al Kurdy Newspapers, جراب الكردي

Biographical/Historical Note Jurab al Kurdy, جراب الكردي [The Kurd’s Pocket], also written as Jurab-ul-Kurdy, was an Arabic Boston newspaper produced…

Contributors: Processed by Amanda Forbes and Khayrallah Center student workers, 2019-2020. Collection Guide created by Laura Lethers and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October-November.

As-Sayeh Newspapers, السائح

Biographical/Historical Note As-Sayeh, السائح [The Traveler] was a weekly Arabic literary magazine that was founded by Abd al-Masih Haddad (Albert A.…

Contributors: Processed by Claire A. Kempa and Khayrallah Center student workers, 2019. Additions processed by Najma Mohamud and Regan Everett, 2023-2024. Collection Guide created by Laura Lethers and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October-November., Harvard Library

The World of Kahlil Gibran Collection

Biographical/Historical note Gibran Khalil Gibran (1883-1931), or Khalil Gibran, was born on January 6, 1883 in Bsharri to a Maronite Christian…

Contributors: Processed by Nay Ackhar, 2022 and Sarah Bernstein, 2023. Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0057/gibran_folio_prayer.pdf

Kuri Family Collection

Biographical/Historical note Maximo Kuri is the son of Victor and Guillermina Kuri. Maximo's paternal grandparents, Dalel and Hanna, immigrated from…

Contributors: Processed by Laura Lethers, Sarah Bernstein, and Allison Hall, 2023. Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein with contributions by Allison Hall, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0055/kc0055_006.pdf

Fred and George Kadane Papers

Biographical/Historical note Fred and George Kadane were brothers born in Baskinta, Lebanon along with their sister and brother Charles (1889-1961).…

Contributors: Processed by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 . Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0053/kc0053_001.pdf

Frank Lackteen Papers

Biographical/Historical note The Frank Lackteen Papers are a collection of documents, primarily correspondence, related to Frank Lackteen that were…

Contributors: Processed by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 . Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0051/Lackteen2020-001.pdf

Shapou Family Photographs

Biographical/Historical note Agnes Shapou was born in 1923 in New Bern, North Carolina to Micheal Shapou (1883-1969) and Genevieve Khoury (1894-1987).…

Contributors: Processed by Allison Hall and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 . Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0049/Shapou001.pdf

Parker Family Papers

Biographical/Historical note The Parker Family Papers are largely made up of paperwork related to the naturalization and military service of Peter…

Contributors: Processed by Allison Hall and Sarah Bernstein, 2023 . Collection Guide created by Sarah Bernstein, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0013/ParkerPhoto013.jpg

Khayrallah Center Collections

The collections linked at the bottom of this page are the manuscript collections held by the KCLDS Archive.

The collections include materials…

General Reference Collections

The collections linked at the bottom of this page are general reference collections held by the KCLDS Archive.

The collections include books,…

KCLDS Archive Reference Book Collection

Biographical/Historical note The publications included in this collection are related to the global Lebanese diaspora. Noteworthy authors in the KCLDS…

Antoine Khater _  poems Binder_wm.pdf

The Syrian Society of the City of New York Reports

Biographical/Historical Note The Syrian Society of The City of New York was established in 1892 with the aim of "promot[ing] the welfare of the Syrian…

SSNY_1898financialreport_OCR-watermark_reduced.pdf

Elizabeth Saylor Collection of Books by Women Arabic Writers

Biographical/Historical Note Salmā Sā’igh, Salwā Salāma, and Afīfa Karam were three prominent literary figures born in Syria in the 1880s. They each…

Contributors: Collection Guide content contributed by Elizabeth Saylor, 2017., Collection Guide updated by Allison Hall, 2023 November.

Karam_Fatimah al-Badawiyya_SM.pdf

The Syrian Spotlight Newspapers

Biographical/Historical note The Syrian Spotlight of the South was a Syrian periodical based in Houston, Texas. Founded in 1935, The Syrian Spotlight…

Contributors: Materials donated by Elaine Viel in memory of her mother Margaret Macey, co-founder and associate editor of The Syrian Spotlight., Processed by Amanda Forbes, 2019. Collection Guide created by Allison Hall, 2023 October.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/NS0019/syrianspot19350218.pdf

Joseph Family Papers

Biographical/Historical Note Genevieve R. Joseph, also referred to in the collection as Genny, was born in Poughkeepsie, New York on February 6th,…

Contributors: Inventoried by Amanda Forbes and Celine Shay, 2022 May. Processed by Allison Hall and Rachel Beth Acker, 2023 April-August. Collection Guide created by Allison Hall, 2023 September.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0062/kc0062_5_1_010.pdf

Research and Study Collection of Ephemera

Biographical/Historical note The Research and Study Collection of Ephemera contains materials related to Frank Lackteen, Marrie Bayrooty, the Morning…

Contributors: Janina Santer (Accession 2023.007), Processed by Celine Shay and Amanda Forbes, 2020., Collection Guide created by Laura Lethers, 2023 July., Collection Guide updated by Allison Hall, 2023 September.

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0015/gr0015_franklackteen_1.pdf

SFSLAC Records Series 5: Affiliated Clubs

Included in this series are the program books, bulletins, and souvenir booklets of clubs affiliated with SFSLAC. Also included are affiliate clubs…

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0060/kc0060_13_20_AffiliatedClubMaterials_001.pdf

SFSLAC Records Series 4: Administrative Documents

This series contains the official bulletins sent out to all members and affiliated clubs of SFSLAC. Also included are official correspondents,…

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0060/kc0060_12_11_1900s_001.pdf
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