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Date: 1959
Arabic Air Mail letter and envelope from Assad Abouhadah in Wadi El-Aarayech near Zahle, Lebanon to Foumi Moses (Fannie Johns Moses) of Lake City, Florida. Stamps on the envelope are dated 1959.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/l589ky74vfbdz53/Moses2019-151.pdf

Date: 1960
Arabic Air Mail letter and envelope from Assad Abouhadah in Wadi El-Aarayech near Zahle, Lebanon to Foumi Moses (Fannie Johns Moses) of Lake City, Florida. Stamps on the envelope are dated 1960.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/xvse9bmzu0md1l9/Moses2019-150.pdf

Date: 1960
Air Mail Arabic letter and envelope addressed to Mrs. Mike Carrello in Lake Park, Georgia, to the Georgia Peat Moss Co. Inc. The letter is post marked from Zahle, Lebanon 1960. A stray envelop flap that does not seem to have come from the Air Mail…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/jh30byypt8baqz2/Moses2019-148.pdf

Date: 1960
A letter from Herbert B. Attaway, Jr. to Philip J. Moses, dated 4 April 1960, remarking upon the qualities of Philip's mother Fannie Johns Moses.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/c1ehs7r73wmfmdb/Moses2019-070.jpg

Date: 1960
A copy of Fannie Johns Moses's (Mrs. Ellis Moses) obituary, dated 8 April 1960 in the Lake City Reporter & Columbia Gazette. Surviving relatives listed include her children, her nieces and nephews and the Romey children.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ijvurlxdho75jpm/Moses2019-065.jpg

Date: 1965
A photograph of Joe Stewart and Lucile Romey. A notation on the back reads "Had copies made of this picture of Joe + Lucile I think it was Xmas 1965 or 1966 not sure He died June 23/1967".
https://www.dropbox.com/s/7d7gdje7099jy2y/Moses2019-041a.jpg

Date: 1967
Icer Romey with a dog circa 1967-1968. A detailed note on the back reads, "Icer Romey Our Beloved brother passed away July 27/1995 (not sure of year) Matte Finish Icer Watch out, he is ready to talk to you." In apparently different handwriting below…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/0yv6oyswzv297kb/Moses2019-019a.jpg

Icer Romey in a white suit on the streets of Birmingham, Alabama circa 1950s. A notation on the back reads, "Icer 1950s? downtown B'ham or early 1960s. You can barely make out his face. My large one is the same way."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/o1qfu36i77kqsuw/Moses2019-016a.jpg

Date: 1962
Icer Romey seated at a table in a black hat, 1962. An notation on the back reads, "Before or after New Years 1961, developed Jan. 1962".
https://www.dropbox.com/s/idtia56nod0uqri/Moses2019-012a.jpg

Date: 1967
Icer Romey with a dog circa 1967-1968. A detailed note on the back reads, "Our brother Icer Romey/ Born Feb 19-1909/ Died July 24-1995/ Picture taken 1967 or/ 1968/ He Was a sharp dresser/ He always dressed in/ his italian silk suit/ Color not too…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/z4ck4yzodnxtfgy/Moses2019-010a.jpg

Date: August 1966
A letter from (creator not clear) to Najeeb (last name not clear). The letter is about the inheritance (land) of Abbas Ghustine Baddour. Other names included in letter: Naoum Kabkano, Martha Abbas Ghustine, George Ghali, Shukri Ghustine, Sicilia…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9sykc83y5h7i6pv/Baddour_Letter-1_wm.jpg

A pamphlet for the golden jubilee celebration of the Young Men of Deir El-Kamar and Suburbs society, held on November 1, 1964. The society was founded in 1914 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, by people who had immigrated from the Deir al-Qamar area of…
deirelkamar_OCR.pdf

Date: circa 1960s
Caption from donor: " Another photo of Danny Thomas with Family/friends (in Jackson, MS)." Thomas was a Lebanese-American entertainer and philanthropist who helped found St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. In this photo, Thomas is standing in…
Danny Thomas 3_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1960s
Caption from donor: " Photo of Paul’s mother and family/friends with Danny Thomas (in Jackson, MS)." Thomas was a Lebanese-American entertainer and philanthropist who helped found St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. Mrs. Trebotich is holding a…
Danny Thomas 2_wm.jpg

Date: circa 1960s
Caption from donor: "Photo of Paul’s mother with Danny Thomas (in Jackson, MS)." Thomas was a Lebanese-American entertainer and philanthropist who helped found St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. The photograph contains a number of other…
Danny Thomas 1_wm.jpg

Newspaper article from August 27 1964 about the death and funeral of Shikrallah Farris. Farris died from a sudden heart attack on August 21, 1964. The article provides a photograph of Farris, a brief biography of Farris, an account of his surviving…
1964_Findlen_Bladen Journal_August 27_S.D. Findle Death announcement.jpg

Date: 1962
A portrait of five unidentified girls, ranging in age from childhood to adolescence. The girls are likely members of the Parker family or related to them in some manner; perhaps grandchildren of Sam and Helen Parker.
Findlen_portraits of unidentified girls_wm.jpg

Date: 1962
A portrait of five unidentified boys, ranging in age from childhood to adolescence. The boys are likely members of the Parker family or related to them in some manner; perhaps grandchildren of Sam and Helen Parker.
Findlen_portraits of unidentified boys_wm.jpg

Date: 1968
This book was published in English to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Al-Hoda newspaper. It is a narrative history of the paper, its founders Naoum and Salloum Mokarzel, the independence movement and formation of Lebanon, and early 20th-century…
al hoda book_sm_wm.pdf

Date: 1968
A press pass in Helen Mokarzel's name for the Nationalities Press Meeting in San Francisco. It is possible that "Helen Mokarzel" refers to Yemna Helen Mokarzel, as this card was found in a folder of her papers. (Folder 2-1-3-21)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-21a Nixon_wm.jpg
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