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Date: 1/27/1945
A letter from Joe Stewart to Emeline Romey from January 27, 1945. Stewart addresses a tense conversation between Romey and him. He also mentions letters he has received from other friends.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/StewartLetters/JStewart038.pdf

Date: 1940
A page from the 1940 United States census depicting John and Helen Saleeby. Also listed are seven of their eight children: Fred, George, Wade, Lawrence, Michael, Ralph, and Claudette.
1940 Census - John and Helen Saleeby.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: 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: 1940
A photograph of Nasri Fuleihan, labeled as "dad" in 1940 in Yonkers, NY
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0860.pdf

Date: 1940
A photograph of a woman, most likely Isabel Oussani, standing outside, labeled as Mom, taken 1940 in Shippan Point, Stamford, Conn.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0859.pdf

Date: 1940
A photograph of Dorothy Fuleihan posing in front of a fountain at the New York World's Fair in 1940
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0857.pdf

Date: 1940
"Sonata No. 1 For the Piano" by Anis Fuleihan, marked as possession of J. E. Balamos, Copyright 1940 by G. Schirmer, Inc. of New York, New York
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-1097.pdf

Date: 1940
A portrait of 17-year-old Agnes Zaytoun smiling in a white jacket and dark-colored bow in her hair. On the front of the photograph is written, "To Mother and Dad," dated 1940.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/ZaytounCollection/Zaytoun018.pdf

Date: 1940-01-01
A letter from Krouger Attallah who asks about his father's health and news. He informs him that no letters from his brother As'ad and his son in law. He also opened a shop. Dated January 1, 1940, Kouroussa, Guinea.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/AttallahLetters/TAttallah2020-185.pdf

Date: 1940-01-08
A letter from Krouger Attallah who updates his father that his Uncle's wife died at age 85. Dated January 8, 1940, Kouroussa, Guinea.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/AttallahLetters/TAttallah2020-142.pdf

Date: 1940-02-06
A letter from Krouger Attallah who asks his father why he has not received one letter from them when he has sent eight so far. He shares that he has read his father's article in 'alElm' (or 'alAlam') newspaper, dated January 14. He asks them to write…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/AttallahLetters/TAttallah2020-143.pdf

Date: 1940-02-10
A letter from High Commissioner of Spain to Ameen F. Rihani, dated February 10, 1940.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6sqyi19xmhs2e5g/AR37_223c.jpg

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

Date: 1940-02-19
A letter from Father Youhanna (John) Mallah who asks Father Tobia the reasons for not visiting Mazraat Yachoua following a mutual agreement to do so. Dated February 19, 1940, Mazraat Yachoua, Lebanon.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/AttallahLetters/TAttallah2020-144.pdf

Date: 1940-04-03
A letter from Yousef Hobeiche to Angele Ellis, dated 3 April 1940.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/EllisCollection/KEllis2018-118.pdf

Date: 1940-04-17
A photograph of an unknown man driving a dark-colored car with a monkey on the hood, dated April 17, 1940.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/ZaytounCollection/Zaytoun023.pdf

Date: 1940-04-17
A photograph of a dark-colored car which was used to go on the Glee Club trip to Greensboro, NC. On the hood is a monkey while a man smiles from the inside of the vehicle, dated April 17, 1940.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/ZaytounCollection/Zaytoun022.pdf

Date: 1940-04-20
A letter from Ameen Rihani addressed to unknown, dated April 20, 1940. It is noted by a third party that this may be to Don Juan Beigbeder.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/htmqfafa4a7k7c8/Rihani2018AR39_436.pdf

Date: 1940-06-11
A letter from Adla Hobeiche to Angele Ellis, dated 11 June 1940.
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/EllisCollection/KEllis2018-120.pdf

Date: 1940-06-15
An envelope from Adla Hobeiche to Angele Ellis, dated 15 June 1940. Addressed to 120 Parham Street, Carthage, New York, U.S.A. Envelope contains one Lebanese stamp and was sent from Ghazir, Lebanon. The Khayrallah Center does not hold the original…
https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/EllisCollection/KEllis2018-375.pdf

Date: 1940-06-29
A letter from Ameen Rihani to Colonel Don Juan Beigbeder, dated June 29, 1940.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/p68ciks72doxu65/Rihani2018AR39_437.pdf
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