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  • Tags: 1930s

Two portraits of Salloum Mokarzel, taken at the same time. (Folder 2-1-1-11)
Mokarzel 2-1-1-11 Salloum Portrait_WM.jpg

Handwritten autobiographical notes made by Maron Domit Barkett written in February of 1939. Some of the overlaps with the diary that Barkett kept between 1905-1915, focusing on his marriage, the birth of his children, and ending with the death of…
barkett_1939_autobiographical notesP.pdf

From Trey Matthews: "Death Certificate for Sue Olga Safy. Daughter of George Joseph and Susie Safy. Born 3 May 1916, Marion Co, SC. Died 14 Jan 1937, Rocky Mount, NC. Buried in Pineview Cemetery, Rocky Mount, NC."

Olga was living in Rocky…
Sue Olga Safy death certificate_wm.jpg

A narrative family tree "based on the village church records of births, baptisms, marriages and deaths and some oral history, which were compiled in 1934 by Father Yousef (Kalem Cory's father)," priest of the village referred to in the document as…
Domit_1934_history of families of mazarat taffahP.pdf

(4 pages) This item includes a Certificate of Arrival, Declaration of Intention, and Petition for Citizenship (2 pages).
khoury, eli abraham_ocr_wm.pdf

(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
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