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Type: Collection
Date: April 15, 1892-February 28, 1896 (added on Apr 22, 2016)
Introduction كوكب أمريكا, or Kawkab Amirka [Star of America] was the first Arabic-language newspaper published in the United States. It was published in New York City between 1892 and 1908; at first it was released on a weekly schedule, but in 1898…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 52_apr 7 1893_wmc.pdf

Type: Item
Date: October 14, 1892 (added on Jul 5, 2016)
Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 27. In order not to duplicate reportage for English readers, this issue of Kawkab Amirka, the "Special Columbian Edition" is almost entirely in Arabic.
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 27_oct 14 1892_wmc.pdf

Type: Item
Date: August 12, 1892 (added on Jun 28, 2016)
Volume 1, No. 18 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include an explanation of Syrian trade unions along with a description of customs within the silk weaving industry, a collection of 'fun facts' focused on people within the Syrian…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 18_aug 12 1892_wmc.pdf

Type: Item
Date: July 22, 1892 (added on Jun 28, 2016)
Volume 1, No. 15 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka. Articles in English include a discussion about the benefits and drawbacks of American missionaries in Syria, criticism of an article which disapproved of the Kawkab's approval of the Turkish sultan,…
kawkab amrika_vol 1 no 15_july 22 1892_wmc.pdf

Type: Item
Date: April 22, 1892 (added on Apr 27, 2016)
Volume 1, No. 2 of كوكب أمريكا, Kawkab Amirka.

Articles in English in this issue include the first in a series on Syrian etiquette; an account of the reception given to celebrate Kawkab Amirka's first issue; travel accounts describing the fakirs…
kawkab america_vol 1 no 2_apr 22 1892_full_wm.pdf

Type: Item
Date: April 7, 1893 (added on Jul 12, 2016)
Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 52. Articles in English in this issue include: a profile of Canton; a description of the legal system of feudal Japan; a description of the Egyptian individuals brought to appear in the Chicago World's Fair;…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 52_apr 7 1893_wmc.pdf

Type: Item
Date: March 31, 1893 (added on Jul 12, 2016)
Kawkab Amirka, كوكب أمريكا, Vol. 1, no. 51. Articles in English in this issue include: an article about missionaries in the Congo Free State; a description of the Algerian exhibit at the Chicago World's Fair; and a brief portrait of Augustus W.…
kawkab amirka_vol 1 no 51_mar 31 1893_wmc.pdf
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