Letter from Joseph Oussani to his Parents About Marriage May 5, 1896

Title

Letter from Joseph Oussani to his Parents About Marriage May 5, 1896

Subject

Description

A letter in Arabic from Joseph Oussani in New York to his parents in Baghdad, Iraq, telling them of his marriage to Irish-American Margaret Shea, dated 5 May 1896. Two photocopies of the original, a handwritten English translation by Leon Bushara, translation typed by Rita Gerosa, and three copies of the typed translation are included.

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Publisher

Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies

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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.

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Text/pdf

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Text

Identifier

Oussani2018-0295

Files

https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/uploads/OussaniCollection/Oussani2018-0295.pdf

Citation

Joseph Oussani, “Letter from Joseph Oussani to his Parents About Marriage May 5, 1896,” Moise A. Khayrallah Center for Lebanese Diaspora Studies Archive, accessed April 24, 2024, https://lebanesestudies.omeka.chass.ncsu.edu/items/show/82159.