Certificate for World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, February 2, 1893

Title

Certificate for World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, February 2, 1893

Subject

Description

A statement from William B. Hess, the United States Consul General at Constantinople, certifying that Joseph "Yousoph" Oussani and twelve others are "engaged in business in the Ottoman Section of the World's Columbian Exposition of Chicago," dated 1st and 2nd of February 1893. Elia Souhami Sadullah was witness. The certificate is on the letterhead of the Société Général de la Séction Ottomane and the firm Elia Souhami Sadullah & Co. & S. K. Bistany & Co.

Creator

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

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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).

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Text/pdf

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Text

Identifier

Oussani2018-0289

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0289.pdf

Citation

William B. Hess, “Certificate for World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, February 2, 1893,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed June 15, 2021, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/63548.