Najeeb Assad Letter

Title

Najeeb Assad Letter

Description

This letter, dated June 16, 1913, was handwritten by Father Georges Kallass. It confirms Najeeb Assad's birthdate as October 1896 and states that the Father performed his baptism at the St. Shalitah Church on October 23, 1896. It lists his father as Joseph Tanoury Assad and his godfather as Naseef Khoury. The letter also bears a seal of a church in Utica, NY, in the bottom left corner, atop which "Rev. Louis Lotaif 164 Elizabeth St., Utica N.Y." is handwritten.

Creator

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

Rights

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Format

Text/jpg

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_AssadNajeeb001_wm

Coverage

Sarine, Lebanon

Files

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Citation

Georges Kallass, “Najeeb Assad Letter,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed October 21, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/23097.