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  • Tags: Postcards

A postcard depicting the plane the Joe El-Khouri took from Lebanon to the United States in 1949. (2016 Folder 7-10)
Khouri 7-10 Postcard_wm.pdf

Date: July 1929
A postcard from Salloum Mokarzel to his daughter Yemna Mokarzel. The lake depicted on the card is located in Portugal. The postcard is damaged, missing a corner. (Folder 2-1-3-9)
Mokarzel 2-1-3-9a Postcard_wm.jpg

Date: 1912 May 10
A post card sent to "Beyrouth, Syria" with information about the RMS Titanic on it.

Date: 1910 Oct 6
A post card sent to "Beyrouth, Syria" with a color image of "Marseille, Notre Dame de la Garde" on it.

Date: undated
A photographic post card with the inscription, "Hammana, Liban - Bazar et Fontaine."

Date: undated
A photographic postcard with the inscription, "Liban - Cascade de Hamana."

Date: undated
A postcard depicting a flower parade on the boardwalk in Atlantic City, NJ. One of the shops shown is Jereissati Bros. Auction Sale. A sign out front advertises oriental rugs and hangings.

Date: 1911
A postcard depicting the Whitehall Building on Washington St. in Battery Place. There was a store in the bottom corner of the buildling run by a Syrian man by the name of Kato or Kado. This view of the building shows what the Arabs saw when they were…

Date: 1903 June 28
A postcard depitcting a black and white picture of Easter Sunday on the boardwalk of Atlantic City, NJ. The postcard contains writing from a Matilda to Mrs. Greene on June 28, 1903.

A postcard depicting Dreamland Circus and Side Show on Surf Avenue at Coney Island, NY. The postcard contains writing from Job Walker to F. Brittenboker from August 6, 1922.

Date: 1945 April
A postcard depicting Hamid's "Million-Dollar Pier" at Atlantic City, NJ. Hamid later bought the Steel Pier in 1945. The postcard contains writing from Giorgine to Sylvia Path in April 1945.

Date: undated
A postcard of “Kalil’s Main Dining Room Near City Hall Park, 14-16-18 Park Place, New York City.” Abu Khalil's restaurant on Park Row was a 1000 seat restaurant with a Roman and Egyptian restaurant below and Grotto. Khalil married one of Helen…

Date: undated
A blank postcard of “Bobker’s Twelve Sons of the Desert in a Novelty Act.” This is an example from 1912 of an Arab troupe of entertainers not run by Arabs. The child is George Hamid with his cousins

Date: undated
A blank postcard depicting a scene of the boardwalk above Virginia Avenue in Atlantic City, New Jersey. One of the store fronts is Alkazin.

Date: 1912 July
A postcard depicting Marie Azeez’s shop with images of The Loraine and The St. Charles in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The image is copyrighted in 1908. The postcard contains writing to an Earl Fluke dated July 1912.

Date: 1904
A postcard depicting Arab stone cutters in the Jerusalem replica at the 1904 World’s Fair in St. Louis, Missouri.

Date: undated
Postcard for Averof restaurant, Genevieve R. Joseph's name tag at Azziza Productions, and a business card for Wandering Moon, "purveyors of the finest in Medieval &

Date: undated
Postcard with an image of the South Pacific Polynesian Restaurant on US Route 1 south of Hollywood, Florida, with a group photo of four people, Bill Bolde, Lorice (Louty) Bolde, Genevieve Norman Joseph, and Charles Joseph, inside of the restaurant.

Date: 1942 Oct 18
Postcard featuring a studio photograph of Rose Nader Norman wearing a suit, sitting in a chair, and smoking.

Date: 1944 Jan
Portrait of Charlie Joseph in his Marine Corps uniform printed as a postcard and sent to Genevieve Norman.

Date: 1944
Postcard featuring a photograph of a soldier in military uniform standing in front of a backdrop. Note in Arabic.

Date: undated
Postcard printed with a photograph of a woman.


Date: undated
Postcard printed with a portrait of a man and woman dressed for their wedding. A stamp on the back of the photograph contains the name Frederick Difrani, possibly the photographer.

Date: 1966 Aug 10
Postcard with photograph of Beirut sent to Charlie and Genevieve Norman Joseph from Mary Hajje Boutros of the Ministry of Finance in Beirut, Lebanon.

Date: undated
Postcard featuring an image of Nelson House in Poughkeepsie, where Genevieve Norman and Charlie Joseph's wedding reception was help on March 2nd, 1946.
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