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  • Tags: 1940's

Date: Unknown
A photograph of Butros Maroun El-Khouri, relative of Joseph El-Khouri. Though undated, the photograph was likely taken circa 1940s.
El-Khouri_Butros El-Khouri.jpg

Date: 1940's
Adma Sawaya Kahdy George Kahdy's mother, smiling in a formal dress. Caption on the back reads, "Adma Sawaya (Kahdy) from Bteghrine taken either in NC or Ga. George N. Kahdy's mother."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/roxip3ukvtsloy4/Kahdy2019_167.pdf

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: 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

Date: 1931-1951
A scrapbook created by the Ameen Rihani Museum that contains materials written by or about Ameen Rihani from around the world. This includes, but is not limited to newspaper articles, magazine articles, book reviews, poems, pamphlets, programs, and…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/jsat0v28rxwgm0f/AR34 PDF.pdf

Date: 1940-1962
A scrapbook created by the Ameen Rihani Museum that contains materials written by or about Ameen Rihani from around the world. This book has many articles and obituaries from Ameen Rihani's death in 1940. This includes, but is not limited to…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/67idjz7b1okh9ml/AR35 PDF.pdf

Date: 1940
A photograph of Ameen Rihani in coat and tie, taken in Beirut 1940. It is noted that this was his last photograph before his death.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/dobfie8xw6gfidz/AR70_037.jpg

Date: circa 1942
A photograph of Amelia and Joseph Salem , outdoors in front of flowering trees. An unidentified woman is in the left distance. Amelia is dressed in a ruffled polka-dotted dress with hat and gloves
https://www.dropbox.com/s/np6ocyu80j14yfd/Salem2010-018aandj1940s_wm.jpg

A photograph of Amelia standing on a sidewalk in her Red Cross uniform. Ron Salem notes that this was taken in Arlington, Virginia while Joseph was stationed in Washington, D.C. with Army Intelligence.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/rl66ptbpqfwu2zw/Salem2010-024a RedCrossUniformcrop_wm.jpg

Date: 1940's
Amelia Mettrey Salem, Salve Bolus, Nellie Mettrey Kahdy, and an unknown woman sit together and form a pyramid. They are on the beach in swimwear and a man with his hands on his hips stands in the background. The back of the photo provides a diagram…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/jx21p42ykse4g0k/Kahdy2019_082.pdf

Date: 1947
An unknown man rides a bike down a dirt road in Dhour Choueir, Lebanon. Caption on the back reads, "General view of Dhour-Choueir."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ybddwqsg2hb3zz5/Kahdy2019_119.pdf

Date: Circa 1940s
A photo of a boy in an Arab refugee camp. (Folder 2-1-3-8)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-8a Camp_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

Date: 1945
Photograph of Barbara Kahdy and Jay Salem as babies in a wooden crib together outside.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/qh8o97vty4x2tl2/Kahdy2019_100.pdf

Date: circa 1945
A group of men posed on outside in Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, identified only as brothers and friends of Joseph El-Khouri.
ElKhouri_Brothers_and_Friends_of_Joseph_ElKhouri_Kour_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1940
A photograph of young Cecilia Domit (right) with her mother Jamili Yousef (Khoury) Jreige (left). Though undated, the image was taken in the 1940s.
saleh_cecilia (right) and mother jamili (left) 1940s_wm.jpg

Date: Unknown
A photograph (damaged) of the cedars of Lebanon. The date of the photograph is unknown, but it was likely taken prior to Joseph El-Khouri's immigration to the United States in 1949.
ElKhouri_Cedars_of_Lebanon_wm.jpg

Date: 1940's
Chris and Sam Wehbie stand in front of the family restaurant in the WWII military uniforms. Caption on the back reads, "Nell brothers uncle Chris Wehbie and Uncle Sam Wehbie in front of family restaurant and tavern. WWII. Fayetteville Street Raleigh.…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/dw7yb0pouxgvzx6/Kahdy2019_085.pdf

A photo of people gathered in the Mokarzel apartment. The caption on the back reads "Catered dinner party for Lebanese diplomats in our apt in [Brooklyn]." Family and friends of the Mokarzels also attended. (Folder 2-1-5-16)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-16 Dinner Party_wm.jpg

A photo of people gathered in the Mokarzel apartment for a dinner party. The caption on the back reads "Dinner in our apt. at 115 Ocean Ave., [Brooklyn] for Syrian + Lebanese diplomats." Family and friends of the Mokarzels also attended. (Folder…
Mokarzel 2-1-5-18 Dinner_wm.jpg

A photo taken during a dinner party at the Mokarzel apartment. The caption on the back reads "Syrian + Lebanese Consuls- Pop's apt. in [Brooklyn]." Salloum Mokarzel stands in the back row, on the right. (Folder 2-1-5-19)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-19 Consuls_wm.jpg

A photo taken at a dinner party held in honor of Lebanese diplomats. The caption reads "the Family- Trabulsis + Mokarzels at the dinner party." Lebanese consuls and friends of the Mokarzels also attended the party. (Folder 2-1-5-20)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-20a Dinner_wm.jpg
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