Al-Fajr Newspapers, الفجر


Al-Fajr Newspapers, الفجر


Arabs--United States
Arabic periodicals
Arab American Newspapers


Biographical/Historical Note

Al-Fajr, الفجر [The Dawn] was a weekly political, literary, commercial, and humor newspaper produced by Fred G. Ghusn. The paper was first published in 1921 and was printed and edited by Ghusn at 367 Elm Street Lawrence, Massachusetts.

Scope/Content Note

Al-Fajr Newspapers collection includes issues dating from March 1921 to March 1922.

To access the fully searchable digitized issues of the newspaper, search the Khayrallah Center's Arabic Newspapers database.


Joseph Bella


Northeast Document Conservation Center


Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies




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


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Al-Fajr Newspapers, الفجر