Manuscript/Mixed Material Record book listing girls receiving support through the Christian Herald Orphanage, as supervised by the American Colony
About this Item
- Record book listing girls receiving support through the Christian Herald Orphanage, as supervised by the American Colony
- Contributor Names
- Vester, Bertha Spafford, 1878-1968 (Creator)
- Christian Herald Orphanage (Associated name)
- Created / Published
- ca. 1920-1927
- Subject Headings
- - American Colony in Jerusalem--Charities
- - Christian Herald Orphanage
- - Christian Herald Relief Fund
- - Manuscripts
- - Palestine
- - Black leather-bound record book with listing of information about individual girls involved in the Christian Herald Orphanage and its outreach, as conducted by the American Colony. Individual listings include a newspaper clipping photograph of each girl, with a clipping of statement about her, and hand written notes re her patron(s), money received in her support, family background, and other details. The book concludes with a list of special contributions from donors.
- - Girls as listed in the book are: Evelina Izrak; Jadeelie Saig; (Khadegie Inwaked?); Marie Aboud; Fareedy Elias; Milly Halaby; Malvina Zananderie (Asma Najla Aish?); Katrina Hishy (Julia Halaby's daughter); Erfat Ersas; Wahebie Ersas; Marie Nasra; Lydia Farrah; Aishey Abdul Azeez; Guldusta Bada; Khadigie Ersas; Zulfa Ersas; Naheel Katooha; Rafeha el Yousef; Hannie Salfeetie [Salfetie]; Widad Kattan; Eda Kattan; Mary Elias; Julia Elias; Nellie Elias (also a photograph of her patron, S. A. Lawrance of Clearwater, Fla.); Zaheye Fallace [Zahieh Fallas]; Faruze Saallah; Fatme Saalah; Julie Imsarsa; Marika Pooligo [Poulitho]; Ecrevy Moussa; Margaret Anastas; Alice Anastas; Khadigie Rifka Goshie; Julia Adelle Muhdah; Helanie Muhdah; Fatoume Goshie; Jameelie Goshie; Asma Wahbie; Victoria Skander Urphalie; Elizabeth (Waceelie) Zwaizenkoff; Katrina Zwaizenkoff.
- - Inserted correspondence re Christian Herald Orphanage girls, support, and management include A. Strand to Bertha Vester, ca. 1923; F. W. Cornwall to Miss Nixon, May 27, 1923; Alice W. Jones to Bertha Vester, Feb. 20, 1927; notes of July 1923; and a handwritten receipt noting contribution of Mrs. W. M. McKinney of Spruce Pine, N.C., Aug.-Sept. 1922.
- bound volume 13" x 8" closed
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Part 1, Box 3, Folder 12: American Colony in Jerusalem
- Source Collection
- American Colony in Jerusalem Collection
- Manuscript Division
- Digital Id
- Online Format
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Vester, Bertha Spafford, and Christian Herald Orphanage. Record book listing girls receiving support through the Christian Herald Orphanage, as supervised by the American Colony. to 1927, 1920. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.092/. (Accessed July 26, 2017.)
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Vester, B. S. & Christian Herald Orphanage. (1920) Record book listing girls receiving support through the Christian Herald Orphanage, as supervised by the American Colony. to 1927. [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.092/.
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Vester, Bertha Spafford, and Christian Herald Orphanage. Record book listing girls receiving support through the Christian Herald Orphanage, as supervised by the American Colony. to 1927, 1920. Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mamcol.092/>.