Jiryes Farhat to Suleiman Farhat and Katrina Sa'ade, 12 February 1933

Item

Title
Jiryes Farhat to Suleiman Farhat and Katrina Sa'ade, 12 February 1933
Description
The images are a digital reproduction of a handwritten letter and accompanying translation donated by Kathy Sa'ade Kenny. In this letter Jiryes Farhat writes warmly to his son Suleiman and his wife Katrina responding to their decision to move Katrina Sa'ade and their children to the Farhat family home in Ramallah, Palestine. Jiryes acknowledges Katrina's reservations and paints Ramallah in a positive and metropolitan light as 'the bride of Palestine.' He describes how he and Miriam, his wife, look forward to meeting Suleiman's family and making them welcome in Ramallah. Issa Farhat scribes.
Identifier
pb_ks_ksl_7263020
Subject
Bethlehem
Palestine
Palestinian Diaspora
Katrina Sa'ade Letters collection
Bethlehem children
Bethlehemites in the US
License
CC BY 4.0
Creator
Issa Farhat
Jiryes Farhat
Contributor
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny
Salim Tamari
Date
2/12/1933
Type
Digital reproduction of handwritten letter and accompanying translation.
Source
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny
Language
Arabic, English
Spatial Coverage
31.9073496/ 35.1883724
Rights Holder
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny