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  • Tags: Occupations-Factory worker

Date: circa 1923
An application for an employment certificate for Fred Dowaliby, requesting for him to work at Arlington Mills. It lists his residence as 315 Chestnut St., place of birth as Dover, New Hampshire, and present age as 15 years 10 months.
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Date: circa 1923
An application for employment certificate for Michael Owen, requesting employment Pacific Mills. It lists his residence as 262 Hampshire St., and age as 15.
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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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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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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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An application for employment certificate for Abraham Tonses to work at the Washington Mills created on December 9, 1912. It lists his address as 370 Common St. and birth date as February 15, 1894.
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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 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: January 1910
A school record from the Hampshire Street School for Beshara Aboud listing his date of birth as January 20, 1894 and residence as 325 Oak St. The record was filled out by a teacher, Anna C. Lane, and approved by the principal, E.F. Hutchinson, on…
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Date: January 1923
A letter, writen by F. N. Martin, General Second Hand of the Carding Department for Everett Mills, on January 26, 1923. It requests a temporary certificate to allow Faries Corey to work until his passport arrives from Caribou, Maine.
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Date: January 1923
A temporary employment certificate granted by Lawrence Department of Public Schools, valid for employment of Faries Corey until his passport arrives, confirming his age. It provides Faries's address, 407 Elm Street and was issued January 26, 1923. It…
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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: June 1912
]This record is a certificate signed on June 21, 1912 by Ell. Ruthefeld [sp?], Superintendent of Schools for the State of New Hampshire Department of Public Instruction, confirming Abdo Abraham's age and allowing him to work. It states his birthday…
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Date: June 1913
An application for employment certificate for Najeb Mansur created on June 18, 1913. It lists his residence as 161 Elm St., birth date as November 17, 1895, and other personal information. It lists his future employer as Pacific Mills.
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Date: June 1914
A promise of employment certificate for Joseph Shaheen, employed as a doffer for Washington Mills.
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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: 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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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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Date: June 1921
A promise of employment record for Bashir Simon created on June 24, 1921, confirming their employment as a doffer in Washington Mills. On the back is a signed physician's certificate of health.
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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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