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Date: 2001
The autobiography of Edward C. Saleeby, revised in 2001. It contains detailed reminiscences of his childhood, time serving in the United States military during World War II, and his marriage and children. In addition to covering Saleeby's own life,…
2001_EC Saleeby AutobiographywmR.pdf

Date: circa 2005
A brief account, given by Edward Saleeby, of the immigration of his paternal family including his father, Nasry Rashid Saleeby, uncle Gibran Rashid Saleeby, and grandmother Labibee Courie Saleeby.
2001_EC Saleeby_Coming to AmericawmR.pdf

A telegram sent by Ed Rabil to Cecil Mae Bradley, who he eventually married. The telegraph, sent via Western Union from Chapel Hill to Smithfield, apologizes for Ed's absence due to class.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDRABIL,JR TO CECIL,WESTERNUNION,NOV11_wm.jpg

A "Today's Women" article from The News and Observer profiling Yvette Baini Domit soon after the Domit family's move to Raleigh, North Carolina. The accompanying photograph depicts Yvette with her youngest son, eight-month-old Matthew Domit.
Newspaper- todays women feature on yvette_ocr_wm.pdf

A letter, from Rev., Elias Zaytoun of Kinston, NC, sent on September 18, 1922. It confirms that Marie Hatem was born on June 15, 1906 in Hammana, Lebanon, at the Maronite St. Mary Church.
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Letter to Joseph Maroun El-Khouri of Andrews, North Carolina from F. Mikael Tabut of Kour, Batroun, Lebanon, postmarked April 2, 1960.
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Date: 1980
An article published in a Catholic periodical, Glenmary Challenge, commemorating the 25th anniversary of the El-Khouri family's arrival in Andrews, North Carolina. The article describes the family's history, community involvement, and participation…
ElKhouri_Glenmary'sChallenge_1980_ocr_wm.pdf

Date: 1985
An newspaper article profiling the youngest daughter of Sam and Helen Parker, Magdalen Parker Mileski. At the time of the article, Mileski was an English teacher at Ragsdale Senior High School in High Point, North Carolina. The article details her…
Findlen_newspaper_aritcle about Magdelen Mileski teaching_p1.jpg

The funeral card from Joseph El-Khouri's funeral held at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church on July 27, 2012. Joseph El-Khouri was born on May 28, 1924 and passed away on July 22, 2012.
El-Khouri_Josephs Funeral leaflet exterior.jpg

Date: Mar-90
Press release from March 15, 1990 announcing then-NC Governor Jim Martin's appointment of George A. Kahdy as his senior education advisor
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Date: 1970s
A short article from the Smithfield Herald about Edward George Rabil, Jr., who gave away five gallons of gasoline during a local baseball game.
Carter Rabil_EDWARDRABIL,JR,SMITHFIELDHERALD,1970S_wm.jpg

A program printed in honor of the Diamond Anniversary celebration of John Mack & Son Department store in Mooresville, North Carolina. The program contains photographs from the store's 75 continuous years of operation and includes an early history of…
Mack_diamond anniversary paper_1987_form_wm.jpg

Letter to Joseph Maroun El-Khouri of Andrews, North Carolina from Joseph Beniamin El-Koury, of the diocesan seminary of Karm, Lebanon, postmarked February 19, 1960.
El-Khouri_Letter to Joseph from Lebanon Feb19 1960_1_wm.jpg

Date: 1972
An envelope containing receipts from the Hotel Sir Walter and The Holiday Motel. Included is a newspaper clipping concerning Irwin Belk and a note in Arabic. (Folder 8-5)
Khouri 8-5 Misc_wm.pdf

Date: 1958-1961
Publicity Scrapbook Contest notebook, created by Joseph Maroun El-Khouri during his time as publicity chairman of Andrews Lions Club District 31-A. In addition to articles about the activities of the Lions Club during these years, the scrabook…
Lions club publicity journal_loose article_1.jpg

Date: Unknown
A typed document written by one of Alma Farris' grandchildren, Kathryn. It contains some of her childhood memories of spending time with her "Sitho" (grandmother) in Elizabethtown, North Carolina.
Findelin_KA and Sithowm.pdf

Date: Unknown
A typed document written by one of Alma Farris' grandchildren, Lee Anne. It contains some of her childhood memories of spending time with her "Sitho" (grandmother) in Elizabethtown, North Carolina.
Findelin_LA's memories of Sitho (1)wm.pdf
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