Louis Bou-Sarhal Immigration Record

Title

Louis Bou-Sarhal Immigration Record

Description

Permission of travel document issued on May 3, 1920. The front of the document states that Louis Bou-Sarhal was 21, a resident of Hammana, Lebanon, was travelling to the United States, and his father's name was Boutros Bou-Surrhal. The back lists that he was accompanied by his wife Alice who was 20 years old. A black and white photograph of the two of them, dressed in western-style clothing, is included on the bottom right of the document. This document was valid for one year. It includes a numbr of stamps indicating the places that the Bou-Sourhal couple passed through on their journey. One of these stamps includes approval from Frederic Bird of the American Consulate in Beirut.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

Rights

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Format

Text/jpg

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_BouSarhalL001_wm

Coverage

Hammana, Lebanon

Alternative Title

Permis du Voyage valable pour un an
Permisson of travel valid for one year

Files

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Citation

Province Autonome du Liban and Independent Province of Lebanon , “Louis Bou-Sarhal Immigration Record,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed December 10, 2019, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/23569.