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  • Tags: Occupations-Factory worker

Date: June 1918
A Promise of Employment record, issued on June 7, 1918, signifying Nezira Abounader's emplyment as a Filling Tender at Arlington Mill. On the back is a signed physician's certificate of health.
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This application is for a certificate for employment and was filled out by the Arlington Mill on November 12, 1912 to employ Michael Assad. It lists Michael's residence as 95 Elm St., his birth place as Syria and birthdate as April 1894.
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An application for employment certificate for Nasib Dow, created on September 3, 1912. It lists his residence as 22 Pine St., and date of birth as August 1, 1893. It identifies the mill with which he plans to work, Arlington Mills. It was attached to…
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An application for employment certificate for Chickery Ead, created on November 19, 1912. It lists his residence as Elm St., and his birth place as Syria and birthdate as 1894. It lists his potential employer as Arlington Mills. It was attached to…
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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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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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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: 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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Date: June 1918
A promise of employment certificate for Alfred Mussawir, confirming his employment as a Bobbin Setter at Arlington Mills. It was produced on June 26, 1918 and stamped by the manager, John Marjerison. On the back is a signed physician's certificate of…
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A school record for Adio Nassar, created on November 8, 1913, certifying his age as 17 and residence as 363 Elm St. It lists his employer as Arlington Mills.
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A note from Nellie M. Choate of Arlington Mills written on November 8, 1913 certifying that Adio Nassar is a "Syrian illiterate minor." It states that he left Arlington Mills on July 31, 1913 and he could not write his name.
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Date: October 1912
An application for employment certificate for Ebbie Joseph, or Habibe Joseph Essad [Joseph Sabibe]. It lists their residence as 95 Elm St., birth date as June 10, 1895, and birth place as Syria. It is stamped by F.E. Harding, overseer of the…
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Date: August 1913
This record is an application for an employment certificate for Gabriel Ayoub. It provides information about Gabriel, including residence, 4 Benington St., birthdate, December 1895, and other information. The record was signed on August 2, 1913 by T.…
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Date: October 1912
An application for Certificate for Employment for Joseph Bistany. It provides his residence, 92 Valley Street, date of birth, September 10, 1896, and other personal information, including physical characteristics and a note that he was "illit.…
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An application for employment certifictae for Mary Trabulsky to work at Ayer Mills for T. Forrest, produced on September 2, 1913. It lists her address as Elm St. and date of birth as July 3, 1895. There is a brown envelope at the bottom that reads…
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A letter written on December 7, 1909 requesting that Sadie Maloof be given proof of her baptism by B.M. Sheridan, superintendant of Lawrence schools. The letter states that she was baptized on November 28, 1895 by Rev. M. Q. White, and lists her…
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Date: June 1918
A Promise of Employment record signed by Beul Weisberg on June 13, 1918, signifying Jennie Abdulla's employment as a doffer at Washington Mills at Factory #1 on Canal St, Lawrence, Massachusetts. On the back is a physician's certificate of health,…
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Date: August 1912
A birth record created on August 16, 1912 by the City Clerk's Office of Lawrence, Massachusetts. The record provides information about Alice Abbass, including her date of birth, Nov. 25, 1906, and place of birth, 329 1/2 Oak St. It also includes…
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Date: April 1904
This birth record, issued by the City Clerk's Office of Lawrence, Massachusetts on April 4, 1904, confirms George Akel's birth as June 20, 1903. It provides further information about George, including place of birth, 383 Elm St., name of father,…
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Date: circa 1922
This record kept track of the admission, discharge, and promotion of students in the elementary school system. This document provides information about Alice Assaf including date and place of birth--March 5, 1904, in Lawrence, MA--name of parent,…
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