Highlights from the Naff Arab-American Collection

January 15, 2002 – March 27, 2002

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

3rd Floor, East Wing, near entrance to Archives Center Floor Plan

On view are photographs, letters, family documents, Arabic-language newspapers and magazines that document the experience of immigrants from the Arab-speaking world, especially Syria, Lebanon, and Palestine, during late 19th and early 20th centuries. The objects were collected by Dr. Alixa Naff.