Najeeb Assad Letter

Title

Najeeb Assad Letter

Subject

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

Rights

The donor retains full ownership of any copyright and rights currently controlled. Nonexclusive right to authorize uses of these materials for non-commercial research, scholarly, or other educational purposes are granted to Khayrallah Center pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. Usage of the materials for these purposes must be fully credited with the source. The user assumes full responsibility for any use of the materials.

Format

Text/pdf

Language

Type

Text

Identifier

LPL_BRR_AssadNajeeb001

Coverage

Sarine, Lebanon

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/GR0007/LPL_BRR_AssadNajeeb001.pdf

Citation

Georges Kallass, “Najeeb Assad Letter,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed April 16, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/78990.