Mariam Sa'ade to Katrina Sa'ade, 5 November 1937

Item

Title
Mariam Sa'ade to Katrina Sa'ade, 5 November 1937
Description
The images are a digital reproduction of a handwritten letter and accompanying translation donated by Kathy Sa'ade Kenny. Mariam Sa'ade (Katrina Sa'ade's mother) writes to Katrina from Palestine and recounts how her son George Farhat fled to the Sa'ade family in Bethlehem after the abuse he experienced at his father's family home. She also notes that Suleiman announced that their marriage is illegitimate in the eyes of the Church and that he plans to 'get rid of her'.
Identifier
pb_ks_ksl_7263209
Subject
Bethlehem
Palestine
Palestinian Diaspora
Katrina Sa'ade Letters collection
Bethlehem children
Bethlehemites in the US
Gender relations
British Mandate in Bethlehem
License
CC BY 4.0
Creator
Mariam Sa'ade
Contributor
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny
Salim Tamari
Date
11/5/1937
Type
Digital reproduction of handwritten letter and accompanying translation.
Source
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny
Language
Arabic, English
Spatial Coverage
31.7053996/ 35.1936877
Rights Holder
Kathy Sa'ade Kenny