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Date: 1929
A photograph of Ameen Rihani standing on the steps of a house or building holding a cigar, taken in Michigan 1929.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ing6xfbk5arfi1a/AR70_027.jpg

Date: 1929-06
A photograph of Zakia Sukarye's (Zakia Haddad) child Raymond (Fayez) Haddad sent on a postcard from Canada,, dated 28 June 1929.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6qc3xredcv3vnnz/KEllis2019-057.pdf

Date: 1929-06
A photograph of Zakia Sukarye's (Zakia Haddad) child sent on a postcard from Canada,, dated 28 unknown month 1929.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/c55izjjghcxvdkc/KEllis2019-058.pdf

Date: 1929-08-28
A letter from illegible to Ameen Rihani, dated August 28, 1929.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0pu17skupf1789x/Rihani2018AR27_167.pdf

A copy of a photograph of Nola George Romey, a notation on the back of the photo copy says, "Our Beloved Father Nola George Romey Before 1929". The information, in blue ink, was likely provided by Emeline Romey Stewart.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3ktkfteo38s2z39/Moses2019-002.pdf

A copy of a portrait of Fannie Romey notation on the back of the photo copy says, "Our Beloved Mother: Mother Fannie Romey Before 1929". The information, in blue ink, was likely provided by Emeline Romey Stewart.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ghls4j4bpgrwqiu/Moses2019-001.pdf

Date: 11-Nov-29
A telegram from W. Alexander Director of the Commission on Interracial Cooperation to Florida Governor Carlton regarding the third lynching in Florida in 1929 and calling for action to be taken.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/dltqmep7t5kqwuv/1929.11.11_Telegram Commission on Interracial Cooperation Will Alexanderwm.jpg

Date: 5-Jul-29
A letter from Edward J. Dieb, secretary-treasurer of the Southwestern Syrian Merchant's Associtation of Fort Worth, Texas to Florida Governor Carlton, dated July 5, 1929 regarding the murders of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer urges the governor to…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/5htkxbho6pv0uek/1929.07.05_Southwestern Syrian Merchants Assocwm.jpg

Date: 18-May-29
A letter from Salina, Kansas to Florida Governor Carlton dated May 18, 1929 expressing outrage over the lynching of Nola Romey.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/r47uuvz04i81pjm/1929.05.18_Letter to Gov from Kansaswm.jpg

Date: 1929
A letter from an anonymous citizen of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton undated circa 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer urges the governor to send a special detective to Lake City to investigate the murders.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/dsct8bylqdtv2xt/No Date_Letter to Gov re special detective for Romey casewm.jpg

Date: 1929
A letter from "one of the sheriff's best friends" in Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton undated but likely 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer claims Sheiriff Douglass "is no good for a sheriff he is gone now and it is a…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0rnhmun11aavi8l/1929_Letter to Gov re Romeys Lawlessnesswm.pdf

Date: 20-May-29
A letter from "the American citizens of Lake City," Florida to Governor Carlton dated May 20, 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer claims "it seems you are asking Guilty Parties to investigate this matter." It also states…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gvr8zomt98ampev/1929.05.20_Letter to Gov from LC Citizens Not only dirty actwm.pdf

Date: 18-May-29
A letter from an anonymous citizen of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton dated May 18, 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The writer claims "our sheriff (Douglass) is not doing his duty".
https://www.dropbox.com/s/b9fbw11hxdl7qyz/1929.05.18_Letter to Gov from F Anonymouswm.pdf

Date: 18-May-29
A letter from an anonymous citizen of Lake City, Florida to Governor Carlton dated May 18, 1929 regarding the deaths of Nola and Hasna Romey. The letter names Chief John Bake, Deputy Sheriff Leo Cox, and Arthur Hall. It claims that Cox fired the…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9z48p4cyzt2r62a/1929.05.18_Letter to Gov from Anonymouswm.pdf

Date: 1929
A letter from an anonymous person to Florida Governor Carlton regarding an establishments outside of Lake City and White Springs called "Baker's Place" and "Fatty's Place". The writer claims the establishments sell a lot of illegal alcohol (during…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/5pmt1b29z4792j2/No Date_AnonymousOnBakersPlacewm.pdf

Date: 18-Oct-29
A series of letters from E.B. William's of Madison County, Florida reguarding a situation in which the sheriff of Madison County and the sheriff (Douglass) of Columbia County fail to arrest W.L. Haines convicted of operating an automobile while…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3qkwjfxhky14u53/1929.10.18_WilliamsComplaintwm.pdf

Date: 4-Jun-29
A series of letters reguarding the arsen business in Fort White, Florida in Columbia County. Mrs. W.J. Howell writes the governor asking him to investigate the matter as the County Sheriff Douglass has failed to adequately investigate. Carlton…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/d3b2qyjqoc5gw2q/1929.06_Howell_FortWhiteArsenwm.pdf

Date: 1929
A holiday greeting card from the Dodge family, probably the family of Bayard Dodge, who was the president of the American University of Beirut at the time.
img040 (1)_wm.jpg

رسالة من محمد امين الحسيني الى امين الريحاني بتاريخ 16 كانون الاول 1929. يخبر الحسيني الريحاني بالاستعدادات العربية لمناقشة قضية فلسطين في لندن.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/757d5q0zmm3s1z6/Rihani2018AR56_03_082.pdf

نسخة من رسالة امين الريحاني الى شقيقه البرت بتاريخ 24 كانون الثاني 1929. فيها يخبر ويشكو الريحاني الى البرت انه لم يستطع بيع الخيول وانه موضوعها اتعبه، وانه سيعهد بها الى اشخاص مهتمين بالعناية بالخيل - لم يسمهم الريحاني.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/sgefhurtccfyol2/AR55_06_014.pdf
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