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Khizanat al-Ayyam fi Tarajim al-'Izzam, or خزانة الأيام في تراجم الزمان, contains biographical portraits of major figures in Lebanon, the Middle East and the world. There is also a brief history of Lebanon, and a narrative…
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A copy of a document made at the Consulate General of Lebanon in New York giving power of attorney over the Mokarzel land in Freike to Father Najib Elias al-Helw. The document is signed by Mary, Yemna, Alice, and Consul General Hassan Najm. The fee…
Mokarzel 2-4-3-17 Document_wm.tif

A photo of people gathered at a cocktail party in the Al-Hoda Press building. The caption on the back reads "Cocktail Party...for C. Macari (Prominent in Mexico)...in Papa's [building]." (Folder 2-1-5-17)
Mokarzel 2-1-5-17 Cocktail_wm.tif

A bill for the New York City taxes on the Al-Hoda building in Manhattan. (Folder 1-5-1-4)
Mokarzel 1-5-1-4 Bill_wm.pdf

A copy of a letter from Emile Mattar (ambassador to Lebanon) to the Lebanese Consul General in NY concerning the issuing of a medal of honor from the National Cedars (Wisam al-Arz al-Watani) for Fouad Khoury in the degree of Knight. (Folder 1-4-1-56)
Mokarzel 1-4-1-56 Letter_wm.tif

An invitation from curator Souhad Rafey to Mary Mokarzel to attend the Centennial Exhibition. (Folder 1-3-1-19)
Mokarzel 1-3-1-19 Invitation_wm.pdf

A photo of Zelpha Chamoun, (wife of President Camille Chamoun) Jeanette Doraway, and Lila Mokarzel talking at a dinner party in the Mokarzel apartment. The detailed caption was written by Mary Mokarzel. (Folder 1-2-4-4)
Mokarzel 1-2-4-4 Party.pdf

A photo of a dinner in honor of Sheikh Pierre Gemayel, founder of the Al Kataeb party. The dinner was hosted by the Lebanese American Society of Greater New York and Al-Hoda at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. (Folder 1-2-2-11)
Mokarzel 1-2-2-11 Dinner_wm.tif

The special Christmas issue of The Heritage, a weekly newspaper published in English and based in New York City (Folder 1-4).
Khouri 1-4 Newspaper_wm.pdf

Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 52. Articles in English in this issue include: a profile of Canton; a description of the legal system of feudal Japan; a description of the Egyptian individuals brought to appear in the Chicago…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 52_apr 7 1893_wmc.pdf
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