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  • Subject is exactly "Correspondence"

Date: 1893
An Arabic letter from Joseph Oussani in Baghdad, Iraq, to Chicago, Illinois, dated April 20, 1893. A photocopy of the letter is also in the folder.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0288.pdf

Date: 1893
A letter to Joseph Oussani from his brother dated March 16, 1893 in Baghdad. Two handwritten English translations and a photocopy of the letter are included in the folder.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0286.pdf

Date: 1893
The last paragraph of an Arabic letter from Thomas Oussani to his sons, Joseph and Yak. Another paragraph features a letter from John Oussani to brothers Joseph and Yak probably from the same letter, dated September 14, 1893, in Baghdad, Iraq. Two…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0285.pdf

Date: 1893
This is old Ottoman Turkish. It is likely an acknowledgment by a man called "Abdulraheem the son of (name not clear) Hassan Asfahani from the state of Iran and a resident in Najaf" to "Joseph Oussani from Ottoman state who resides in Baghdad." It…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0284.pdf

Date: 1893
This is old Ottoman Turkish. A receipt of money paid by Joseph Oussani to [first name not clear] Rustum.

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https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0282.pdf

A letter from Daniel J. Faour in New York, dated December 4, 1893, to the N.N. Brass Company about rattles that were ordered and had yet to arrive. The letterhead is of "Danial J. Faour &
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/KC0059/LJacobs018.pdf

Date: 1894
An envelope with F.D. Maghak, Bagdad, across the top, addressed to the "Oussani Bro's" 16 East, 23rd Street, New York (U.S.A.)." The envelope is dated May 20, 1894.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0281.pdf

Date: 1896
A letter written by Joseph Oussani dated 5 May 1896. Joseph announces his upcoming marriage to a young Irish Catholic American girl to his parents in Baghdad, begging their blessing since they could not be there. He mentions that his brothers, Yak…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-1047.pdf

Date: 1896
A letter in Arabic from Joseph Oussani in New York to his parents in Baghdad, Iraq, telling them of his marriage to Irish-American Margaret Shea, dated 5 May 1896. Two photocopies of the original, a handwritten English translation by Leon Bushara,…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0295.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to Nahoom (no surname), dated April 24, 1897.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/r81aqm6161w1w09/Rihani2018AR38_004.pdf

Date: 1900 July 11
A letter from Ameen Rihani to Charles (no surname), dated July 11, 1900.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/f2eql2j946lhroh/Rihani2018AR38_006.pdf

Date: 1901 May 09
A letter to Vice President Theodore Roosevelt from Ameen Rihani, dated May 9, 1901.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/a23vsfc9nth8k13/Rihani2018AR38_013.pdf

Date: 1901 May 10
A letter from Theodore Roosevelt to Ameen Rihani, dated May 10, 1901.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gvdq4rmzey6b84j/Rihani2018AR23_004.pdf

Date: 1901 May 15
A letter to Vice President Theodore Roosevelt from Ameen Rihani, dated May 15, 1901.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/5gczq0mapmkwsyp/Rihani2018AR38_014.pdf

A letter to Senator Roscoe W. Gorman from Ameen Rihani, dated November 12, 1901.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/8fijdo69tn8u8q7/Rihani2018AR38_015.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to William Jennings Bryan dated December 15, 1902.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/bb6cdgfywdnvwvk/Rihani2018AR38_028.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to Marie (no surname) dated January 24, 1902.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/anbcnmjhuyilucc/Rihani2018AR38_020.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to a Mr. Saltus, dated August 10, 1903.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/m2uneda5ldn1x94/Rihani2018AR38_040.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to Marie (no surname), March 19, 1903.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/853vf2ckhilsmpe/Rihani2018AR38_037.pdf

A letter from James Carleton Young to Ameen Rihani, dated April 26, 1904.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/r49801omfrgb9k0/Rihani2018AR27_004.pdf

Date: 1904 July 2
Handwritten letter in Arabic. Provided translation shows it was written July 2, 1904, by Father Anatolios Haddad to confirm that Afifi Barouki, daughter of the late Ibrahim Al Barouki, was baptized on August 21, 1894.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0007/LPL_BRR_BaroukiA001_wm.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to Tabet (no surname), dated November 29, 1904.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0dn14xra2pps2n2/Rihani2018AR38_046.pdf

Date: 1904 Oct
A handwritten letter in Arabic. The letter was sent from Reverend Father Gabriel on October 20, 1904, and confirms that Wadiah, the daughter of George abi Shaja, was 15 and was born in Saghbeen, Syria.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0007/LPL_BRR_ShajaWadiah001_wm.pdf

A letter from Ameen Rihani to Shibli, dated February 28, 1905.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/r377x61zjq0hq8q/Rihani2018AR38_057.pdf

Date: 1905 July 21
A letter from Ameen Rihani to Florence (no surname), dated July 21, 1905.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/nili62m5g80d96j/Rihani2018AR38_063.pdf
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