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  • Tags: 1930s

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

(5 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival (2 pages), Declaration of Intention, and successful Petition for Citizenship (2 pages).
fayad, khnattas faris_ocr_wm.pdf

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

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

A meeting of the Hammana Club at the Raleigh Moose Lodge, circa 1930s. Identified individuals in the photo include:
"Victoria Baddour
Neil Joseph
Nora Kannan (Matt’s great-grandmother)
Fadwa Rabil
Ellis Kannan (Wilson)
Evon Rabil (George’s…
Kannan_Family_HammanaClub-wm.jpg

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…
Salem_S.SalemGarage.jpg

A photograph of Freda and Shikery Salem sitting together on a front porch, presumably of their house in New Bern, North Carolina.
Salem_GrrandparentsonPorch.jpg

A photograph of three of Beshara and Serina Shehdan's children. Philip Shehdan is in the middle; he is standing between two of his sisters: Theresa and Evelyn. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken in 1935-1937.
Shehdan_KidsinWhite_wm.jpg

A photograph of Beshara and Serina's five children outside their house. The children are Philip, Evelyn, Theresa, Frederick, and Victoria. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken circa 1932-1935.
Shehdan_KidsatHouse_wm.jpg

A photograph of Philip Shehdan outside on a porch, dressed in cultural clothing of Lebanon. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken circa 1937.
Shehdan_BoyonPorch_wm.jpg

Shikrallah Farris' official identification card, issued at the American Consulate at Beirut, Syria (modern-day Lebanon) upon his immigration to the United States.
Findelin_ID Card.jpg

A portrait of Carolyn Monsour Dorroll as a young girl. Though undated, the portrait was probably created about 1934.
CarolynMansour Dorroll_wm.jpg

A portrait of the Baddour family on a front porch. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken in the 1930s.
Baddour_family photograph_circa 1930s-wm.jpg
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