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  • Tags: 1930

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: 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: 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: 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 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: 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: 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: May 14, 1930
(3 pages) This item includes a Declaration of Intention and a successful Petition for Naturalization (2 pages).
Barkett, Abdallah Antone1.jpg

Date: 1920s, 1930s
A bound volume containing emergency passport lists spanning from 1925 to 1932.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gkyt19e8zp7s20l/AABbPRCnTIVGYsE2fInEowu9a/Beirut_Consulate429_RG84_NARA_SM_Part1WM.pdf

Date: 1920s, 1930s
A bound volume containing emergency passport lists spanning from 1925 to 1932.
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gkyt19e8zp7s20l/AAC39yoZyLz1XcQ6eE2ShgV9a/Beirut_Consulate429_RG84_NARA_SM_Part2WM.pdf

Date: 1930-06-04
Commencement Dongan Hall pamphlet, 1930. The pamphlet lists the graduating class and the speakers, Ameen F. Rihani is listed as the speaker giving the address and that the commencement will be held June 4, 1930.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ly6jpuvhhmn4aaq/Rihani2018AR37_106.pdf

A birth record, produced by the City of Boston Registry Department on September 6, 1935. It certifies that Edmund George Samra, son of Abraham and Ella Samra, was born on March 12, 1930.
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(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Citizenship (2 pages).
kannon, farris_ocr_wm.pdf

Date: 1930-02-21
Foreign Policy Association Confirmation of Engagement, dated February 21, 1930. The document lists Ameen F. Rihani as a speaker at Donegan Hall. The talk is listed to have taken place on June 4, 1930 and was on the subject "The Poetry of Arabia."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/bfqpcgng96urcx8/AR37_105c.jpg

Date: 1930-02-26
Foreign Policy Association Confirmation of Engagement, dated February 26, 1930. The document states that Ameen F. Rihani was to be a speaker at the University of Pennsylvania on May 9, 1930. The topic of the talk was undecided at the creation of this…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/n2f0a581nbl3i43/AR37_102c.jpg

Date: 1930-01-22
Foreign Policy Association Confirmation of Engagement, undated. The document states that Ameen F. Rihani was to be a speaker at Princeton University on January 22, 1930 on the topic of "The Arab Kings."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/f11w818a9kqtrga/AR37_084c.jpg

Date: 1930-03-26
Foreign Policy Association Confirmation of Engagement, dated March 26, 1930. The document states that Ameen F. Rihani was to be a speaker at Colby College on May 6, 1930.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gffe9vwykphq016/AR37_101c.jpg

Date: 1930-03-03
Foreign Policy Association Confirmation of Engagement, dated March 3, 1930. The document states that Ameen F. Rihani was to be a speaker at the San Diego Forum on April 20, 1930. The subject of discussion was "The Arab Point of View on the…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6ewhxj6rm871wel/AR37_100c.jpg
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