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Type: Collection
Date: circa 1910-2012 (added on Jul 23, 2012)
These materials were provided by Marsha El-Khouri Shriver and primarily relate to the life of her father, Joseph Maroun El-Khouri, and his family in Lebanon and in the United States. Biography Joseph Maroun El-Khouri was born in 1924 in Kour,…
Khouri 2-38 Photo_wm.tif

Type: Item
Date: c. 1990 (added on May 1, 2014)
Back Row Right to Left: Joseph Maroun and Rose El-Khouri; Middle Row second from Right: Marsha El-Khouri Shiver. Others in Picture: George, Theresa, Mariam, Barbara, Anthony and Catherine El-Khouri.
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Type: Item
Date: 1980 (added on Jul 23, 2012)
An article published in a Catholic periodical, Glenmary Challenge, commemorating the 25th anniversary of the El-Khouri family's arrival in Andrews, North Carolina. The article describes the family's history, community involvement, and participation…
ElKhouri_Glenmary'sChallenge_1980_ocr_wm.pdf

Type: Item
Date: circa 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
An interior photograph of Joseph El-Khouri working in Jabaley's Department Store with three unidentified clerks. The store belonged to Rose Isaac El-Khouri's relatives and managed by Joseph El-Khouri. Joseph purchased the business in 1965, renaming…
ElKhouri_Joseph_ElKhouri_in_Jabaley's_with_Clerks2_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: circa 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
An interior photograph of Joseph El-Khouri working in Jabaley's Department Store with four unidentified clerks. The store belonged to Rose Isaac El-Khouri's relatives and managed by Joseph El-Khouri. Joseph purchased the business in 1965, renaming it…
ElKhouri_Joseph_ElKhouri_in_Jabaley's_with_Clerks1_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: circa 1966 (added on Oct 16, 2015)
A photograph of the El-Khouri family's visit with Vice President Hubert Humphrey at The White House, Washington, D.C. in 1966. Joseph El-Khouri and Humphrey met in Minnesota in the 1950s after El-Khouri's immigration to the United States.
El-Khouri_Family visit with V.P. Hubert Humphrey-1.jpg

Type: Item
Date: circa 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
An exterior photograph of Jabaley's, the department store in Andrews, North Carolina, belonging to Rose Isaac El-Khouri's relatives and managed by Joseph El-Khouri. Joseph purchased the business in 1965, renaming it Khouri's. The business remained…
ElKhouri_Jabaley's_Department_Store_AndrewsNC1_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: circa 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
An exterior photograph of Jabaley's, the department store in Andrews, North Carolina, belonging to Rose Isaac El-Khouri's relatives and managed by Joseph El-Khouri. Joseph purchased the business in 1965, renaming it Khouri's. The business remained…
ElKhouri_Jabaley's_Department_Store_AndrewsNC2_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: circa 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
An interior photograph of Jabaley's, the department store in Andrews, North Carolina, belonging to Rose Isaac El-Khouri's relatives and managed by Joseph El-Khouri. Joseph purchased the business in 1965, renaming it Khouri's. The business remained…
ElKhouri_Jabaley's_Department_Store_AndrewsNC3_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: September 11, 1966 (added on Mar 2, 2017)
Two articles found in the same issue of the Asheville Citizen-Times. One is a photo of the El-Khouri family meeting Vice President Hubert Humphrey and the other is an article concerning Joseph El-Khouri's appointment as Chairman of a State Lions…
Khouri 12-39 Articles_wm.pdf

Type: Item
Date: July 4, 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
Caption from Marsha El-Khouri Shiver: "4th of July Parade Float, Daddy, George, Marsha, Barbara, Theresa, & Mariam"

The El-Khouri's created the float as community outreach and to advertise their family department store, at the time called…
ElKhouri_July4th_Float_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: 1963 (added on Mar 11, 2016)
Two variations of photographs taken of Joseph with his seven children in a swimming pool during the El-Khouri family vacation to Miami, Florida. The trip was taken in part so that Joseph El-Khouri could attend the 1963 Lion's Convention.
El-Khouri_Miami Vacation Joseph with Anthony George Catherine Barbara Marsha Mariam Theresa 1963_1_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: October 6, 1966 (added on May 2, 2014)
Photograph and caption of Khouri's department store in The Andrews Journal Vol. 8, no. 11, published on October 6, 1966.
El-Khouri_The Andrews Journal Oct6 1966_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: July 4, 1956 (added on Sep 18, 2015)
Caption from Marsha El-Khouri Shiver: "4th of July Parade Float, Daddy, George, Marsha, Barbara, Theresa, & Mariam"

The El-Khouri's created the float as community outreach and to advertise their family department store, at the time called…
elkhouri-4th float_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: 1963 (added on Mar 11, 2016)
A photograph of the taken of the seven El-Khouri children at the Seaquarium in Miami, Florida. The trip was taken in part so that Joseph El-Khouri could attend the 1963 Lion's Convention.
El-Khouri_Miami Vacation 1963_2_wm.jpg

Type: Item
Date: August 16, 1993 (added on Feb 9, 2017)
A letter from Feriale El-Khouri to Rose and Joseph updating them on family news. The photos mentioned are absent. (Folder 11-19)
Khouri 11-19 Letter_wm.pdf

Type: Item
Date: c. 1945 (added on Jul 23, 2012)
Caption: "Joseph El-Khouri (second from left) with Father (Rev. Maroun El-Khouri) & Brothers & Sisters in front of their home in Kour, Batroun Lebanon (1945?)". Sister Victorine El-Khouri stands on the far right, but Joe and Sr. Victorine's other…
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