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  • Tags: 1990's

A portrait of Carolyn Dorroll (left) with three unidentified women, posing in front of a spread of Lebanese food, published in The Fayetteville Observer.
CarolynDorrollFayetvilleObserver-1_wm.jpg

The program from the Al-Hoda Centennial. The Centennial, celebrated in the Museum of the city of NY, marked the 100th year of the publication of Al-Hoda. (Folder 1-3-2-17)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-17 Program_wm.pdf

A flyer advertising the Al-Hoda Centennial. The Centennial, celebrated in the Museum of the city of NY, marked the 100th year of the publication of Al-Hoda. (Folder 1-3-2-18)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-18 Information Sheet_wm.tif

A checklist of items to be shown at the Centennial exhibition. The Centennial, celebrated in the Museum of the city of NY, marked the 100th year of the publication of Al-Hoda. (Folder 1-3-2-19)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-19 Checklist_wm.pdf

A letter from historian Alixa Naff of the National Museum of American History to Mary Mokarzel thanking her for the donation of family photos and documents. (Folder 1-1-1-1)
Mokarzel 1-1-1-1 Letter of Thanks_WM.jpg

A piece by Ameen Rihani for the Al-Hoda Centennial. (Folder 1-3-2-2)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-2 Paper_wm.pdf

Date: January 1998
A booklet detailing the Lebanon-Syria congressional trip (Folder 11-3)
Khouri 11-3 Booklet_wm.pdf

The Arab American Institute Foundation invites Joseph and Rose Mary El-Khouri to the Kahlil Gibran Spirit of Humanity Awards in Washington, D.C. (Folder 1-16)
Khouri 1-16 Invitation_wm.pdf

An article from the Asheville Citizen-Times concerning the impending Iraq war. (Folder 13-11)
Khouri 13-11 Article_wm.pdf

Date: 1994
An article excerpted from an unknown newspaper titled "Hunt's Pick for Commission Has Helped at Rex 36 Years." The article describes Thelma Zaytoun's decades of volunteer work which preceded her appointment to the North Carolina Commission on…
Zaytoun_Family_ThelmaREXarticle.jpg

Date: 1994
An article, in the Charlotte Observer, which profiles UNC-Charlotte's multiply-winning Model U.N. team, which Wael Abou-Chakra was a member of during his time as an undergraduate at the school.
Wael-Abou_Chakra_1994CharlotteObserver_wm.jpg

Date: April 1994
A memorial card for Alice Awad. (Folder 2-1-3-29)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-29a Memorial_wm.jpg

Transcript of a speech given by Dot Mason, Executive Director of the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce, honoring the accomplishments and civic contributions of Joseph Maroun El-Khouri. The address was given at the Andrews Chamber of Commerce Annual…
El-Khouri_Dot Mason Address on Joe_1991_wm.pdf

The transcription of the speech given by Dot Mason (the Executive Director of the Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce) about the life, achievements, and contributions of Joseph El-Khouri. (Folder 12-45)
Khouri 12-45 Speech_wm.pdf

A letter from Feriale El-Khouri to Rose and Joseph updating them on family news. The photos mentioned are absent. (Folder 11-19)
Khouri 11-19 Letter_wm.pdf

A letter from Helen Samhan to family and friends inviting them to the Al-Hoda Centennial. Included is information about the event and its planning. (Folder 1-3-2-27)
Mokarzel 1-3-2-27 Invitation_wm.pdf

Date: 1998
A watercolor done by Armenian artist, Jacko Rastekian, of Ameen Rihani 1998.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9d7j1a9zgc9yaa4/AR70_069.jpg

Date: 1990-03-15
Press release from March 15, 1990 announcing then-NC Governor Jim Martin's appointment of George A. Kahdy as his senior education advisor
https://www.dropbox.com/s/oqd9xvomp4f92xn/Kahdy2015_015.pdf

Date: 1895
كتاب الغريب في الغرب [Kitab al-Ghareeb fi al-Gharb], or Strangers in the West: The Trip of Mikhail Asad Rustum to America, 1885-1895, was one of the first, if not the first, travelogues about America written by an Arab author. It recounts the…
al-Ghareeb f al-Gharb_sm_wm.pdf

The program from the 20th annual Governor's Volunteer Awards (presided by James B. Hunt, Jr.). Joseph and Rose El-Khouri are mentioned under multiple categories. (Folder 6-4)
Khouri 6-4 Program_wm.pdf
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