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  • Tags: 1940s

Mary Mokarzel's record of her 1909 baptism, recorded from the Church's records in 1941. (Folder 2-3-1-6)
Mokarzel 2-3-1-16 Certificate_wm.tif

An official copy of Mary Mokarzel's birth certificate. (Folder 2-3-1-7)
Mokarzel 2-3-1-7 Birth Cert_wm.tif

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)
Mokarzel 2-1-6-2 Dinner_wm.tif

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.tif

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 2-1-5-20 Dinner_wm.tif

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.tif

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 Diplomats_wm.tif

A photo of a boy in an Arab refugee camp. (Folder 2-1-3-8)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-8 Camp_wm.pdf

A photo taken at a party given for Mr. and Mrs. George Arida in Salloum Mokarzel's apartment. Almost everyone is labelled in the caption on the back of the photo, which was written by Rose Mokarzel Tanous. (Folder 2-1-2-12)
Mokarzel 2-1-2-12 Party_wm.pdf

The release of Sol Osipow, who had brought a law suit against Al-Hoda. (Folder 1-6-1-1)
Mokarzel 1-6-1-1 Declaration_wm.pdf

A copy of a letter from former Lebanese president Emile Edde to Salloum Mokarzel offering him the pen that Naoum Mokarzel used to sign the Franco-Lebanese peace treaty. (Folder 1-5-1-28)
Mokarzel 1-5-1-28 Letter_wm.tif

A letter from attorney George Shiya to Salloum Mokarzel concerning the Sol Osipow vs. Al-Hoda lawsuit. The release form mentioned is linked below. (Folder 1-5-1-25)
Mokarzel 1-5-1-25 Letter_wm.pdf

A letter from attorney George Shiya to Salloum Mokarzel concerning the Sol Osipow vs. Al-Hoda lawsuit. (Folder 1-5-1-24)
Mokarzel 1-5-1-24 Letter_wm.pdf

An agreement between Sol Osipow and Al-Hoda to discontinue the lawsuit against Al-Hoda (likely related to the Mokarzels' New York real estate). (Folder 1-5-1-5)
Mokarzel 1-5-1-5 Lawsuit_wm.tif

A copy of a letter from Gene T. Gunn Realty to B. & M. Novelty Company concerning their tenancy (their loft was probably a part of Mary Mokarzel's NY property). (Folder 1-4-1-55)
Mokarzel 1-4-1-55 Letter_wm.tif

A photo of Salloum Mokarzel (center) greeting California Governor Earl Warren and his wife. On the left is Prince Faisal of Saudi Arabia. (Folder 1-2-4-5)
Mokarzel 1-2-4-5 Salloum_wm.tif

A postcard depicting the plane the Joe El-Khouri took from Lebanon to the United States in 1949.
Khouri 7-10 Postcard_wm.pdf

A photograph of Joseph El-Khouri leaning against a wall, shortly after his immigration to the United States.
El-Khouri_Joseph Maroun arrival in US 1949.jpg

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