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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Elias alHadshity on May 19, 1912. It confirms the baptism of Nazeera daughter of Nekoula Nema Hatem on April 29, 1895.
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Contract for transportation by sea for Nicola Nazria who was 16 and her 11 year old sister Nabeha Nazria. They were going to New York and were departing on June 1, 1912. The back of the document states that Nicola was Syrian, was travelling to Dover,…
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An Ottoman passport for Elias Dighar [Daguer] in Arabic and French issued on October 12, 1912. It states that he is 18 years old, his birthdate, December 25, 1895, written in pencil. His father is listed as Abrahim Daguer and his destination is given…
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A note from Nellie M. Choate of Arlington Mills written on November 8, 1913 certifying that Adio Nassar is a "Syrian illiterate minor." It states that he left Arlington Mills on July 31, 1913 and he could not write his name.
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Contract for transportation by sea for Hatem A. [Adio] Nasser who was travelling to New York on the Touraine and was departing April 20, 1912. The back of the document states that Hatem was 17 born May 1, 1896. He was Syrian, was destined for…
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An immigration record sent to Bernard M. Sheridan, Superintendent of schools in Lawrence, MA, on August 13, 1912, certifying that Byron Hall and the United States Department of Commerce and Labor
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An Arabic letter handwritten by (name not clear) on June 26, 1912. It confirms the birthdate of Najeeb son of Elian Mansour on November 17, 1895.
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A personal statement by Joseph Norsiff of Dover, New Hampshire, stating that Najeb E. Mansur was born November 17, 1895 and was christened at th e same time in Hamana Lebanon. The letter is typewritten, signed by both Norsiff and the State of New…
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A letter from E. U. Butterfield, Superintendent of Schools of Dover, New Hampshire, to Bernard Sheridan, Superintendant in Lawrence, Massachusetts stating that he is sending Najeb Mansur's birth certificate with the letter. The letter is dated…
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Contract for transportation by sea by the transatlantic general company out of Marseille, created on May 30, 1912. Mary M. Mahboub Bistany was travelling to Lawrence, Massachusett, was 16, and was on board the liner named Florida [Floride]. The back…
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A birth record, issued on May 28, 1912 by Lawrence, Massachusetts City Clerk's Office, certifying that Abraham P. Khoury was born November 28, 1902 to Peter Khoury and Julia Sawan of 351 Elm St. His father was a mill operative.
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A handwritten letter confirming the age of (first name not clear), the daughter of Asaad Khutar Abi Raad, as (16), with a birthdate on August 6, 1897, baptized in the same month. It was written by Father Khouri Boutrus Bakalbani on May 6, 1912. A…
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An application for a certificate of employment for Kafry Karim filled out on March 10, 1912. It lists his residence as 377 Elm St., place of birth as Syria, date of birth as Jauary 29, 1893, and potential employer as Arlington Mills. It is stamped by…
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An Arabic letter handwritten by Father Khouri Boutruson on August 30, 1912. It confirms the age of Fada'a the daughter of Kanan el Zain, indicating that she was approximately 16. A handwritten English note on the bottom has the date Febuary 1896.
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An application for employment certificate for Abdo Kalil to work at Pacific Mills for G. M. Towers, filed on October 25, 1912. It lists his residence as 353 Commerce St., birthplace as Syria, and birthdate as 1894.
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