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  • Tags: 1940's

A photo taken at a dinner party held in honor of Lebanese diplomats. The caption states "Mr. Macari, Mr./Mrs. Jos. Morin after dinner in our apt. in [Brooklyn]." Lebanese consuls and friends of the Mokarzels also attended the party. (Folder 2-1-6-2)
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Date: June 1945
A promise of employment certificate for Edmund George Samra created on June 29, 1945. It confirms his employment for a Mrs. Pizeira [?] at 309 Essex St. The job description is "helping in the [illegible?] room." On the back is a signed physician's…
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Date: 1942
A photograph of Edward Rabil with his future wife Cecil Bradley Rabil.
Carter Rabil_EDWARD_CECILRABIL,1942_wm .jpg

Date: 1945
A photograph of Edward George Rabil, Jr., and an unidentified man, dressed in a uniform for UNC football and posing on the field.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDGEORGERABIL,JR-1945,UNCFOOTBALL_wm.jpg

Date: Unknown
Edward "Pop Charlie" R. Habit Jr's placement on the roster of death provided by Chowan County. He was killed in action (KIA) at 18 years of age in the Invasion of Normandy, France during World War II.

Caption from [source]: “[B. 1926
D. 6.20.44…
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Date: 1945
A photograph of Edward Rabil, Jr. on the football field. Rabil played for UNC-Chapel Hill in the 1940s.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDRABIL,UNC-1945_wm.jpg

Date: 1948
A photograph of Edward Rabil, Jr. on the football field. Rabil played for UNC-Chapel Hill in the 1940s.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDRABIL,JR-UNC,1948._wm.jpg

Date: 1942
A portrait of Edward Rabil Sr., (far left), his wife Mary Farfour Rabil (far right), Edward Rabil, Jr. (sitting, center), with three unidentified individuals.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDRABIL,SR _ JR MARY,1942-no i_wm.jpg

Date: c. 1945
Caption: "Joseph El-Khouri (second from left) with Father (Rev. Maroun El-Khouri) & Brothers & Sisters in front of their home in Kour, Batroun Lebanon (1945?)". Sister Victorine El-Khouri stands on the far right, but Joe and Sr. Victorine's other…
ElKhouri_Family_1945-A_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1940s
Caption from donor: " Photo of Ellis Nassour’s Grocery store advertisement (around 1940)." This is a digital photograph of a reproduction of the original advertisement, which promoted Ellis M. Nassour's grocery store ("formerly Bodron's Grocery") in…
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Date: 1945
Photograph taken near Ed's Cafe in Smithfield, NC, of a Farmer's Day Parade.
Carter Rabil_1945-FARMERSDAYPARADE,ED'S CAFE,SMITHFIELD,NC_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: 1945-12-31
Copy of George A. Kahdy's certificate of service. A note on the front of the certificate states "Active duty as an officer July 6, 1942 through Dec. 31, 1945. Active duty as enlisted man Sept. 16, 1940-July 5, 1942. Total active duty WWII Sept. 16,…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/bm9cwk93mqixu04/Kahdy2019_103.pdf

Date: 1942-07-05
Copy of honorable discharge from the U.S. Army by reason of "convenience of the government to accept appointment as 2nd Lieut., Army of the US, and active duty" dated July 5, 1942 in Fort Benning, Georgia.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/j0i3js4tep0wm5h/Kahdy2019_104.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding day. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/19e9j7u7wneer2a/Kahdy2019_068.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding day. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/14t8okq9p1s4xtd/Kahdy2019_065.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand at the altar in a church for their wedding today. George Kahdy is in his military uniform while Nell is in a long sleeved wedding dress.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ijs0ah1fkqvkezn/Kahdy2019_064.pdf

Date: 1944-07-09
George and Nell Kahdy stand in the middle of the altar as their family surrounds them on their wedding day. All of the women stand with large bouquets and wear similar dresses while the men wear similar suits, except for the man to the right of Nell…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/p7qyj4be4589tzh/Kahdy2019_066.pdf

Date: 1949
Young George Jr. and Georgette Kahdy in matching white outfits.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/tibf282gn2qe649/Kahdy2019_131.pdf

Date: 1947
Georgy Kahdy and an unknown man stand in front of the Erechtheion in Athens, Greece. George, who is on the left, is wearing a casual outfit similar to that of the man who is standing next to him. Nearby, a man stands with a camera. Caption on the…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/h4jaklixzp5ul2i/Kahdy2019_115.pdf

Date: 1940's
George Kahdy and friends stand on the beach in Macon, Georgia. Some are in swimwear while others are fully dressed. Several individuals are also seen chewing on a snack. Caption on the back reads, "George and friends. Macon, Ga."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/h3puixmmqfddzn0/Kahdy2019_077.pdf

Date: 1943-10-14
George Kahdy and Hallman sit in a two person place in their uniforms. At the bottom of the photo there's a note from Lucy Hallman that says, "Best of luck and happy landings." Caption in the front at the bottom reads, "Gunter Field, Ala. 14 Oct.…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/imy0rapqx287o1q/Kahdy2019_053.pdf

Date: 1947
George Kahdy stands on some of the ruins of Baalbek, Lebanon while his family stands below him. Caption on the back reads, "Dad and Kahdy family visiting Baalbek, 1947."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/zf2gacij8zzo9d3/Kahdy2019_126.pdf

Date: 1945
George Kahdy with Nell Kahdy, whose face is tucked away as she hugs him. Caption on the front at the top reads, "1945. Milton, Fla."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/eegjyh73qap2vsb/Kahdy2019_093.pdf
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