Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Papers (ca. 1927-1982) of James M. Ansara consist of personal and professional correspondence, writings and drafts, reports, newspaper clippings and organizational records.
Papers (1907-1980) of Joseph M. Couri, a Lebanese American, include photographs; correspondence; and copies of citizenship documents for Tony Ferris (originally Antonios Fares) and his wife Najiba Ferris. Also included is a pamphlet on the Ladies Itoo Society (Peoria, Illinois).
Reunion booklet (1979) and newspaper clippings of the Rashid Family Club of America, for a reunion of the Rashid family. Included are letters from President Jimmy Carter and entertainer Danny Thomas. The Rashids are a Lebanese American family, five members of which came to the United States in 1896. They settled in Detroit, Iowa, and Illinois.