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Mitri Sa'ade to Katrina Sa'ade, 6 March 1939

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posted on 27.03.2020, 15:18 by Freja Howat-Maxted, Leila Sansour, Ellie Stebbing, Jacob Norris, Kathy Sa'ade Kenny
The images are a digital reproduction of a handwritten letter and accompanying translation donated by Kathy Sa'ade Kenny.

In this letter Mitri Sa'ade writes to his sister Katrina Sa'ade from Bethlehem detailing his unsuccessful move to Romania with his wife after having sold all of their belongings, and their subsequent reluctant return to Bethlehem during the Arab Revolt. He asks for financial assistance as they are now penniless after travelling. Mitri also notes that George Farhat (Katrina and Suleiman Farhat's son) has moved to Bethlehem and is waiting for his mother to organise his passage to California.

These images exist as part of the Katrina Sa'ade Letters collection within the Katrina Sa'ade project of the Planet Bethlehem Archive.

History

Creator

Mitri Sa'ade

Contributors

Kathy Sa'ade Kenny, Salim Tamari

Date

06/03/1939

Type

Digital reproduction of handwritten letter and accompanying translation.

Source

Kathy Sa'ade Kenny

Language

Arabic, English

Spatial

31.7053996,35.1936877

Spatial Relation

Bethlehem Palestine

Identifier

pb_ks_ksl_019390306-0089aa.pdf, pb_ks_ksl_019390306-0089ab.pdf

Rights

Kathy Sa'ade Kenny

Licence

Exports