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  • Tags: Occupations-Factory worker

Date: March 1912
An application for a certificate of employment for Kafry Karim filled out on March 10, 1912. It lists his residence as 377 Elm St., place of birth as Syria, date of birth as Jauary 29, 1893, and potential employer as Arlington Mills. It is stamped by…
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A letter from Arlington Mills composed on November 11, 1913 explaining a complicated situation detailing different records and employments for Michael Kalil, which provide contradictory evidence for his age.
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Date: circa 1920
An application for an employment certificate for James Kalil to work at the Pacific Mills. It lists his residence as 68 Hampshire St., place of birth as Syria, and present age as 15 years, 11 months.
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A promise of employment certificate filled out on September 7, 1920 promising employment for James Kalil at Pacific Mills as a Sewing Machine Tender. On the reverse side is a signed physician's certificate of help.
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Date: October 1912
An application for employment certificate for Abdo Kalil to work at Pacific Mills for G. M. Towers, filed on October 25, 1912. It lists his residence as 353 Commerce St., birthplace as Syria, and birthdate as 1894.
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An application for employment certificate for Rachel Haddad. It lists the nature of her employment, a doffer at Pacific Mills, her residence, 55 White St., place of birth, Syria, and age, 15. It indicates that she attended the Illiterate School, in…
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A record created on September 29, 1913, confirming Rachel Haddad's promise of employment at Pacific Mills, at #10 mill, doing the job of doffing. It is signed by the mill's manager, H.H. Prompton. On the back is a physician's certificate of health,…
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An application for employment certificate for Wadia (Wadeha) Habib created on December 30, 1912. It states her residence, 170 Oak St., and date of birth, October 15, 1890. It states her potential employer as Washington Mills and is signed by its…
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Date: July 1919
A promise of employment certificate for Gabriel Joseph to work at Wood Worsted Mill as a doffer, issued on July 15, 1919. On the reverse is a signed physician's certificate of health.
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Date: circa 1918
An application for an employment certificate for Joseph Gabriel (Gabriel Joseph) to work at the Wood Worsted Mill. It lists residence as 201 Broadway St., place of birth as Waterville, Maine, and present age as 14.
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Date: circa 1916
An application for an employment certificate for Effie Jawdy, requesting to work at Prospect Mills as a doffer. It lists Effie's residence as284 Chestnut St., place of birth as Syria, present age as 14, and last grade attended as 7.
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A promise of employment certificate for Effie Jawdy, certifying her employment at Prospect Mills as a Doffer. On the back is a physician's certificate of health, signed by a doctor M. Schwartz.
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A promise of employment certificate for Marie Hatem, issued on February 13, 1922, confirming her employment as a doffer in the Washington Mills. On the back is a physician's certificate of health, confirming her ability to work, signed on June 23,…
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Date: circa 1921
An application for employment certificate forJames Hassey for employment at Washington Mills. It lists his residence as 276 Hampshire St, place of birth as Syria, and present age as 14.
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A certificate of promise of employment fo James Hassey at Washington Mills, 276 Hampshire at factory #5, as a doffer. Issued on September 7, 1921. On the back is a physician's certificate signed by G. Baulley, confirming his ability to work.
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A letter, written by Nellie Choate of Arlington Mills, on February 14, 1914. It listing the work history of Chekir Hanna, of 295 Oak St. It indicates that they received his "pink card of illiteracy" on October 28, 1912, and that his birthdate on…
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Date: August 1913
An application for employment certificiate for Zahia Hajjar for work at the Ayer Mill, issued on August 6, 1913 and signed by the mill's overseer Tom Forrest. It lists her residence as 370 Elm St., and date of birth as May 21, 1893.
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Date: circa 1921
An application for employment certificate for Victoria Hajjar, applying for work at the Arlington Mill. It lists her residence as 71 White St., place of birth as Michigan, and present age as 15 years old.
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An application for certificate for employment for Wadiha Gannam created on December 9, 1912. It provides her residence, 375 Elm St., and birthdate, May 1, 1895. It lists her potential employer as Arlington Mills and is signed by the overseer, J.K.…
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Date: May 1913
An application for certificate for employment for George Gald made on May 15, 1913. It provides his residence, 292 Oak St., date of birth, May 12, 1895, and potential employer, Pacific Mills. It was signed by the mill's overseer, H.I. Steele.
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