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  • Tags: 1930's

Article of condolence to the Itihad newspaper.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/i473jwv3xp4x6kh/Baddour_Letter-4_wm.jpg

A poem by Sulaiman Samaan alTebshrani to Shurki Baddour on the occasion of electing him as the President of the Lebanese Syrian American Association in North Carolina in the alResala Magazine, vol 10, no. 159.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0e4df8o83s4qyl3/Baddour_Newspaperarticle-1_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
Short story about a father bought to his son a drum, when it broke they found a paper in it with some latin wordings. it was an ancient piece from the sixteenth century that belonged to the church. In Vol 19, no. 18, name of magazine/newspaper not…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0mhmhwpoavxgt7t/Baddour_Newspaperarticle-3_wm.jpg

Date: March 1936
A poem by Shukri Baddour. the subject of poem: giving positions to those who seek them. other names/nicknames mentioned in the poem: Sheikh Nassour, Elias alFaran (or the baker), alBadawee, Mohammad Sultan, Shadeed, Tarraf Haimour, Samaan the…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/5u3en1arpvjv1ud/Baddour_Newspaperarticle-4_wm.jpg

Date: April 1936
A poem by Shukri Baddour as a reply to Naseeb Salibi earlier friendship poem. Baddour's poem dated April 11, 1936.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/37v6ztgs2lr7app/Baddour_Newspaperarticle-6_wm.jpg

Date: April 1936
A poem by Shukri Baddour as a reply to poet Asaad Harb alShemali in in alResala Magazine, vol. 9, no.153, April 10, 1936
https://www.dropbox.com/s/au72g509gsecdjo/Baddour_Newspaperarticle-8_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
A letter of condolence from the Bobbitt Brothers Wholesale in Faison, N.C. regarding the death of S. Baddour.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/qhhg5ys5est1gqy/Baddour_BobbitBrothersLetter_1938_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
A letter of condolence from P.B. Dexter and Son in Columbus, G.A. regarding the death of S. Baddour.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/psoldkzzboznsr1/Baddour_PBDexter_SonLetter_1938_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
A letter of condolence from P.B. Smith in Charleston, S.C. regarding the death of S. Baddour.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/q2pca8walfy1hnt/Baddour_PBSmithLetter_1938_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
A letter of condolence from Chas. F. Cates and Sons in Faison, N.C. regarding the death of S. Baddour
https://www.dropbox.com/s/spzr48qmaujfdvc/Baddour_S.BaddourRegret_PBSmith_1938_wm.jpg

Date: October 1938
A letter of condolence from Smith-Holland Brokerage to Chas. F. Cates & Sons regarding the death of S. Baddour.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/tr22y5xvypxhr74/Baddour_SmithHollandLetter_1938_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1930
A photograph of Shikery Salem standing on front of his business, S. Salem's Quick Lunch, which served as a gas station, convenience store, taxi service, and lunch. On the right there is a display of Sinclair Opaline Motor Oil. A car tire hangs from…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6j78okxteme4gn9/Salem2010-008garage_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1935
A photograph of Freda and Shikery Salem sitting together on a front porch, presumably of their house in New Bern, North Carolina.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/m5kt2vtkat4jjbh/Salem2010-017porch_wm.jpg

Date: 4-Apr-30
A letter from Columbia County Florida Sheriff Wiley "Babe" Douglass to Governor Carlton metnioning the sheriff's lack of knowledge of alleged open bar rooms on the main street of Lake City.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/u6hufji2hdfotan/1930.04.04_AlbrittonComplaintwm.jpg

Date: 15-May-30
A letter from Hettie Talbert to Florida Governor Carlton inquring how best to approach unlawfulness in her area. The governor response suggesting she report concerns to the local courts and sheriff.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/pwbjo3q9lfd2cmo/1930.05.15_TalbertComplaintwm.pdf

Date: 30-May-30
A letter from the wife of Lake City Judge Joe Gillen to Florida Governor Carlton reporting inceidences of illegal alcohol sales during prohibition in which local police were complicit. She states that a local Deputy Sheriff runs a "place called Red…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gfw477bprey1e1z/1930.05.30_MrsJoeGillenComplaintwm.pdf

Date: 30-May-30
A letter from an anonymous person to Florida Governor Carlton claiming that alcohol and drugs are being sold illegally in Columbia County. The writer alleges that when sheriff Douglass is informed of impending raids by "prohibition men" enforcing…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0422dwn7zzqny9m/1930.05.30_OnDouglassBootleggingwm.pdf

Date: 6-Jun-31
A letter from R.H. Champan to Florida Governor Carlton in which Chapmen renegs an endorsement for a candidate, W.H. Brown for Constable given Brown's alleged mistreatment of African-American citizens and illiterate white citizens.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/mrr4a7ddcfczdps/1931.06.06_OnConstablePositionwm.jpg

Date: 11-Sep-32
A letter from "a worried woman" (as signed) to Florida Governor Carlton regarding bootlegging. She provides a list of names and establishments violating prohibition laws .
https://www.dropbox.com/s/wso3h1v051xf0cz/1932.09.11_AnonymousOnBootleggingwm.pdf

Date: 18-Mar-30
Correspondence between Charles Taylor of Lake City, Florida and Governor Carlton regarding Taylor's investigation of the Romey lynching case. The notes are dated between March and April 1930.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/2n03qjm2usvs2im/1930.03.18_CharlesTaylorInvestigationwm.pdf

Date: 28-Apr-30
A letter from James T. Smith of Tampa, Florida to Governor Carlton, dated April 28, 1930 regarding two incidents of mob violence reported in Tampa that day. The writer urges the governor to enforce the laws in his state.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/yoto9fx0igz0uwf/1930.04.28_Letter to Gov Tampa Violencewm.jpg

Date: 12-Jun-30
A letter from Arthur Jackson, Chairman of The General Conference of the Religious Society of Friends in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Florida Governor Carlton dated July 12, 1930. The writer is "shocked at this year's record of twleve lynchings."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ajeykqhia4nm26x/1930.06.12_General Conf of Religious Society of Friends to Govwm.jpg

Date: 9-Oct-30
A letter from George Fort Milton of Chattanooga, Tennessee to Florida Governor Carlton, dated October 9, 1930. Milton explains his participation in the efforts of the Commission and asks Carlton to assist the commission as well.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/22zafmkw4i08lxa/1930.10.09_CommissionStudyLynchingToCarltonwm.pdf

Date: 3-Nov-30
A telegram from twenty-two women throughout the South to Florida Governor Carloton, dated November 3, 1930 expressing outrage over the sharp increase in lynching and urge Carlton and other governors to "erase this crime from the record of his state".
https://www.dropbox.com/s/apu9gyyi29au98s/1930.11.03_Telegram from Women vs Lynching to Govwm.pdf

Date: 31-Aug-31
A letter from K.I. Hamway of Brooklyn, New York to Florida Governor Carlton, dated August 31, 1931, regarding outrage over white complicitcy and participation in lynchings in the South.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/fhtkbz3nyuz8ypl/1931.08.31_Letter to Gov re lynching in South 1931-no name-datewm.jpg
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