Ottoman Turkish Travel Document/Receipt

Title

Ottoman Turkish Travel Document/Receipt

Description

This is old Ottoman Turkish. [it is likely an acknowledgment by a man called "Abdulraheem the son of (name not clear) Hassan Asfahani from the state of Iran and a resident in Najaf" to "Joseph Oussani from Ottoman state who resides in Baghdad". It states receipt of money, and costs of traveling and food and drinks - traveling to the US, and stating Chicago. There is also names of witnesses - written on the right side: Abu Talib, Mirza AlHamza, Saed Mahmoud Kamil, Haji Ali, name not clear, only a signature. [It includes other information, but not clear to me.]

Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

Date

Rights

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Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

Oussani2018-0284

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0284.pdf

Citation

“Ottoman Turkish Travel Document/Receipt,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed June 15, 2021, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/63553.