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  • Tags: Nell Mettrey Kahdy

Date: 1939-11-13
A note in Arabic that is dated as November 13, 1939. There is also a note from Nell's father Michael Wehbie who states that he misses her very much and asks that she write back to him whenever she has time. Date at the top of the letter is November…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/6ltmw7wqh6451lo/Kahdy2019_046.pdf

Date: 1947
A white envelope that details that George A. Kahdy was in Lebanon sometime around 1947. It also mentions Nellie Kahdy's inability to join as she was pregnant with George and Georgette at the time, who were born on January 16, 1947. The note also…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/aynobjgvxzydbzi/Kahdy2019_110.pdf

Date: 1940's
Nell Kahdy and Salve Bolus are standing outside in casual clothing as they lean against a wooden fence or railing.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ycbrro76epk2bal/Kahdy2019_092.pdf

Date: 1940's
Nell Mettrey standing arm in arm with two unknown women as she holds a letter in her left hand. Caption on the back reads, "Nellie Mettrie far right. Early 1940's."
https://www.dropbox.com/s/eqyyjijwozelkwv/Kahdy2019_075.pdf

Date: 1938-08-18
Letter to Nellie Mettrey informing her of her election as French instructor at Warsaw Public Schools. Date at the top of the letter reads, August 18, 1938.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/70ogrf3deio7vgw/Kahdy2019_042.pdf

Date: 1967-09
Nell Kahdy sits in a blue armchair while her son George Kahdy Jr., father in law Asaf Kahdy, and husband George Kahdy stand behind her in matching black and white tuxedos. Next to the three men stands her two daughters, Georgette and Barbara Kahdy.…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/frzf3jhwgv8391a/Kahdy2019_196.pdf

Date: 2015
Letter from Cyril Taylor of the American Institute of Foreign Study to George Kahdy. The letter addresses Nell's passing and the possibility of creating the Nell Mettrey Kahdy Scholarship for Linguist Scholars.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/q3ew3kjty349j0f/Kahdy2019_248.pdf

Date: 1956-08-19
Nell Mettrey Kahdy's Certificate from the Goethe-Institut for studying German Language and Literature from June 27 1956 to August 27, 1956 issued August 19, 1956
https://www.dropbox.com/s/i6e5hlzycllvk2v/Kahdy2015_060.pdf

Date: 2015-07-06
Copy of Crossing the Bar by A.L. Tennyson with a note from George Kahdy written on it.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/vi5oonz0r5697xq/Kahdy2019_250.pdf

Date: 2015-07-06
Nell Mettrey Kahdy Scrapbook copy. The beginning of the book features a letter/speech written by Ronnie. The book itself also features a number of article clippings, notes from other family members and family photos.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3uzvk1kfqp3o7z5/Kahdy2019_249.pdf

Date: 2000's
Nell Kahdy Autobiography, 2000-2014
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3xqw9ugv7cgacbd/Kahdy2015_091.pdf

Date: 1960's
Nell Kahdy responds to accusations of ethical issues relating to the Foreign Studies program
https://www.dropbox.com/s/fg9awpa7nr8fndi/Kahdy2015_061.pdf

Old Lebanese Songs - Phonics by Nellie Mettrey Kahdy for her daughter, Barbara, 1930-2014
https://www.dropbox.com/s/n3nf1maxgfned0n/Kahdy2015_089.pdf

Date: 1964
Article "70 High School Students From Raleigh To Study in France, Austria and Spain" about Nell Mettrey Kahdy taking students to study in Europe.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/z17w2frok1gfrmq/Kahdy2015_063.pdf

Date: 1966
Article from February 5, 1966 in The Atlanta Constitution "American Pupils Abroad Heard Just French
https://www.dropbox.com/s/l8t6rwk1amswryk/Kahdy2015_058.pdf

Date: 1959-11-30
The News and Observer Article "Mother of Three Has Workable Philosophy", Raleigh, N.C, November 30, 1959
https://www.dropbox.com/s/yoz62i4by78wl2g/Kahdy2015_081.pdf

Date: 1970's
Article in The Raleigh Times "Around the world in 80 ways" writes about Nell Kahdy's teaching career and how she began the annual European trip for students. Likely published in the 1970's or 1980's.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/5skgykwlqxlza6u/Kahdy2015_057.pdf

Date: 1962-01-13
Article with photos from January 13, 1962 in The Raleigh Times about the trip and itinerary for the European school trip she would be leading that summer. A small photograph of Nell is in the corner, likely a passport photo.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/qery2e7e8gxkvzl/Kahdy2015_056.pdf

Date: 1960's
Article from "This Week's Salute" in The Raleigh Times (Women's World section) about Nell Mettrey Kahdy's teaching career and style.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3hyyc3khkqtramj/Kahdy2015_059.pdf

Date: 1960's
Article titled, "Students Strike Out on Their Own" Article from The Raleigh Times. The article quotes Nell Kahdy regarding an independent study program. Most likely published in the 1960's.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9wbs0anwqqvg6xp/Kahdy2015_055.pdf

Date: 2010's
The Heritage, the newsletter of Nell and George's community, Resident Spotlight "Nell Kahdy." The spotlight gives a page-long overview of Nell's life and accomplishments.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/1gswawjjy1bvzbt/Kahdy2015_054.pdf

Date: 2004-02-07
A card from Nell and George Kahdy to Barbara and Jim Estes wishing them a good time in Arizona. She also talks about the weather and how she's grateful for the communication she has with her children and grandchildren. Dated February 7, 2004.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/1prlu746njc6h97/Kahdy2019_225.pdf

Date: 2002-07-16
A handwritten card from Nell Kahdy to her daughter Barbara Estes in which she thanks her for the gifts she sends. She also reminisces about how thankful she is to have had such wonderful children. At the bottom there are two notes. One is from George…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/8cvx8thsmw3nax5/Kahdy2019_224.pdf

Date: 2001-07-20
A letter from Anne Tyler to Nell Kahdy in which she is overjoyed to have heard from Nell. She reflects on her education from Needham Broughton and says she thinks it provided a better education than current schools. Dated July 20, 2001.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/tdghf06fpplbf9e/Kahdy2019_220.pdf

Date: 1990s
Nell Kahdy sits in between Amelia Salem on right and unknown woman on left as she smiles. They are all wearing formal attire as they sit on a brown couch.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/9lwbgs8mq8mjukv/Kahdy2019_219.pdf
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