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  • Tags: 1940's

From Trey Matthews: "Wedding announcement for Alice Eugene Safy - Kingsport Times-News, 4 Aug 1946, p 4B. Alice is the daughter of Joseph and Susie Safy."

Safy married Frank Milton Lewis.
Alice Safy wedding announcement_ocr_wm.pdf

Date: March 1944
A letter, written by G. L. Mulhare, headmaster at Lawrence High School pm March 16, 1944, certifying Lewis A. Corey's birthdate as April 28, 1929.
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Two school records for Victoria Zarzour produced on September 25, 1945. It indicates her birthdate as October 29, 1930 and residence at 319 Lowell St. It lists information about her studies at Lawrence High School and lists her mother's name as Sarah…
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Date: 1940-02-11
Lebanon-Syrian American Association Woman's Club Fourth Anniversary Flier, February 11, 1940. Nell Mettrey is listed as performing "Songs in Arabic"
https://www.dropbox.com/s/g33ufd4gzzs6db2/Kahdy2015_068.pdf

A photograph of a U.S. Navy Land Craft taken by Mitchell Baddour during his time serving in the US Navy.
baddour-mitch navy photo.jpg

caption: "U.S. Navy Landing Craft Aboard U.S. Navy LST [Note: Landing Ship, Tank]"

A photograph taken by Mitchell Baddour during his time serving in the US Navy.
baddour-mitch navy ship 2.jpg

Date: 1945
An oil painting done by Mustapha Farroukh of Ameen Rihani in 1945.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/h0oix7v9z1nyj4p/AR70_059.jpg

Date: circa 1943
A snapshot of Joseph and Amelia Salem standing together outdoors, both dressed in military uniform. Joe was in Army intelligence and Amelia was in the Red Cross during World War II.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/uz00q4s1kb6t4e2/Salem2010-009 UniformStandingcrop_wm.jpg

Date: 1946
صور وذكريات, Ṣuwar wa-dhikrayāt [Images and Memories], is a memoir written by Salma Sa'igh and published in Sao Paolo in 1946.
Salma Sa'igh-Suwar wa-Dhikrayat_full_o.pdf

Date: 1941
Amāma al-mawqid [In Front of the Fireplace] is a collection of short stories writen by Salwa Salama Atlas. It was published in 1941 in Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Salma Salama Atlas - Amam al-Mawqid full_o.pdf

Shikrallah Doumit Farris' certificate of naturalization, issued in 1945 after his marriage to Alma Parker of Elizabethtown, North Carolina.
Findlen_Naturalization Certificate-wm.jpg

Date: 1940
A census document containing information about George Richard (G.R.) Saleeby, his wife, Najaa, and the three of their eight children who were living at home in 1940: Sam, Joe, Samera, and Albert. Also living with them was "Joe," listed as a brother.
1940 Census - Sam and Najaa Saleeby.jpg

Date: 1946
Facsimile of a portion of two documents presented to Mitchell Baddour, who was honorably discharged by the U.S. Navy in March 1946.
Baddour-navy certificate.jpg

Date: March 1947
A pamphlet produced for the 40th anniversary banquet of the United Syrian Charitable Society which took place in 1947 in Lawrence, Massachusetts. The society was established in 1907 with the goal of providing a gathering place for immigrants and…
1947_united syrian charitable society.pdf

Date: 1941
A hand-tinted photographic portrait of Louise Agnes Farfour in 1941, the year of her marriage to Philip Baddour.
Baddour_portrait of Louise Farfour_1941_wm.jpg

A photograph of Victoria Alkazin Baddour (center) with her children: Mitchell Baddour (bottom, seated), Philip Baddour (seated beside Victoria), Isabelle Baddour Dixon, Lorraine Baddour Corbett, Evelyn Baddour Mauro, and Mary Baddour Walker (seating…
Baddour_Victoria and children_wm.jpg
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