Beirut Consulate Record Book Vol. 194 Part 4

Title

Beirut Consulate Record Book Vol. 194 Part 4

Description

A bound volume containing correspondence from 1918 concerning remittances, letters sent through Swedish and Dutch consulates, addresses of the intended recipients in America, issues caused by a shortage of funds, American claims against foreign governments, requests for funds from America, and Americans in Lebanon enlisting in the US Army (this volume includes the army registration forms filled out by the applicants).
This volume also contains the Montgomery Payments, a list sent from the embassy of payments to be made to people in Syria, kept seperate from other payment lists. The Montgomery Payments do not have any dates on them or the amount due to each person, only the order no. and payee name. The volume contains both handwritten and typewritten records and is partially searchable by OCR.

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

Rights

Donor retains full ownership of any and all copyright currently controlled in agreement with Khayrallah Center. Nonexclusive right to authorize all uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike (CC BY-NC-SA).

Format

Text/pdf

Type

Text

Identifier

Beirut_Consulate194_RG84_NARA_SM_Part4OCRWM

Coverage

Beirut, Lebanon

Provenance

National Archives Record Group 84 Records of the Foreign Service Posts of the Department of State

Rights Holder

Public Domain

Files

https://www.dropbox.com/sh/gkyt19e8zp7s20l/AACCvURe7qqToYSqSptq-ohpa/Beirut_Consulate194_RG84_NARASM_Part4OCRWM.pdf

Citation

Department of State and U.S. Consulate General, Beirut, “Beirut Consulate Record Book Vol. 194 Part 4,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed November 30, 2021, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/39335.