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Vol. 1 No. 01 of The Syrian World, published July 1926. This first issue begins with a foreword by Salloum Mokarzel and a poem by Kahlil Gibran stating the purpose of the journal: to educate both Syrian-Americans and a broader American public about…
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Vol. 1 no. 12 of The Syrian World published May 1927. Opens with an article by Alfred Ely Day on the Geology of Syria and Palestine. Following that is an article by Ameen Rihani that discuss how the East (Middle East) and West (Europe, US) meet. This…
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Vol. 1 No. 06 of The Syrian World published December 1926 is focused around Christmas. It opens with an article discussing The Spirit of Christmas and is followed by a poem by Kahlil Gibran. Overall this issue focuses on what Christmas is like for…
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Vol. 1 No. 05 of The Syrian World published November 1926 opens with a story discussing Syrians and how they have established themselves as successful traders and merchants. In further discussion of Syrian history there is an article discussing…
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Vol. 1 No. 04 of The Syrian World, published October 1926 opens with an article about Near East Relief in Syria by Charles V. Vickrey. Many of the articles in this issue focus on how the west has contributed to different aspects of life for Syrians…
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Vol. 1 No. 03 of The Syrian World, published September 1926 opens with an article by Prof. Philip K. Hitti of Princeton and his discussion of the historic significance of Nahr Al-Kalb (Dog River) a river in Lebanon. This issue includes several…
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Vol. 1 No. 02 of The Syrian World, published August 1926. This issue begins with an article by Dr. Bayard Dodge discussing the importance of education for uniting Syria, building up its economy, and reforming the living conditions. The next two…
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A school record for Louis Samaha issued on October 11, 1926. It indicates that he was born November 20, 1910 and residence at 143 Myrtle St. It lists information about Louis's studies at the Tarbox School and lists their parent as Sam.
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A birth certificate, issued on January 23, 1926 from the City of Lawrence City Clerk's Office, certifying that Rose Kanan was born on October 15, 1909 to parents Thomas and Sarah Peter Kanan.
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A photo of the Mokarzel ladies with other unidentified women in Lebanon. Helen Kalil Mokarzel stands in the back row, second from the left. (Folder 2-1-1-16)
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A photo of Mokarzels in Beirut, Lebanon. Left to right: Lila Mokarzel and Helen Kalil Mokarzel. The caption on the back of the photo states "Nadi Al-Sayaddy." (Folder 2-1-1-15)
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A photo of Mokarzels in Beirut, Lebanon. Left to right: Lila Mokarzel, Helen Kalil Mokarzel, and Mary Mokarzel. The caption on the back of the photo states "Nadi Al-Sayaddy." (Folder 2-1-1-14)
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Edward "Pop Charlie" R. Habit Jr's placement on the roster of death provided by Chowan County. He was killed in action (KIA) at 18 years of age in the Invasion of Normandy, France during World War II.

Caption from [source]: “[B. 1926
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(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
selwan, abdallah chekeri_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
shkan, farjallah george_ocr_wm.pdf

(3 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
mikill, dahar_ocr_wm.pdf

(3 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
george, latfalla_ocr_wm.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).

Note: Unfortunately, the Certificate of Arrival was not formally copied when the microfilm images were…
dibs, daker solomon joseph_ocr_wm.pdf
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