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  • Tags: Occupations-Factory worker

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 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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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: circa 1920
An application for educational certificate for Salem Mansour. It lists his age as 19, employer as Washington Mills and residence as 215 Hampshire St.
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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 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: circa 1918
An application for employment certificate for Alfred Mussawir to work at Arlington Mills. It lists his residence as 53 Cross St., birthplace as Brooklyn, New York, and age as 14.
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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: May 1914
A promise of employment for Annie O'Hanian, promising her employment as a doffer in Washington Mills. Signed by Stephen Gillian on May 15, 1914.
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Date: August 1923
A promise of employment certificate for Michael Owen, certifying his employment as an oiler boy for J. Broadley. On the back is a physician's certificate of health signed by a Dr. Schwartz. It was filled out on August 13, 1923.
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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 child labor certificate issued by the State of New Hampshire Department of Public Instruction on September 29, 1911 and signed by E.W. Butterfield, Superintendent of Schools. It certifies that Eugene Rabil was born in Syria on September 12, 1895.…
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Date: circa 1919
An application for employment certificate for Joseph Romanus to work at Washington Mills. It lists his residence as 140 Lowell St., place of birth as Syria, and age as 15.
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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: circa 1922
An application for educational certificate for Karim Saliba, age 19, to work at the Pacific Print Works, filled out and signed by the mill's overseer, J.M. Mont, around 1922. It lists Karim's address as 358 Elm St.
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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 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: circa 1921
An application for employment certificate for Bashir Simon to work at Washington Mills. It lists their residence as 27 Pine St., place of birth as Syria and present age as 14 years.
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