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Creators:
Naff, Alixa, 1919-2013
Dates:
Circa 1905
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (9.9" x 8.1".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0078
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Above identification from Alixa Naff, but Lauren Shive has identified the subject as her great-great-grandmother Layyah Alkazin Barakat, saying that Sultana Alkazin was Barakat's sister-in-law. An almost identical portrait from the same sitting was reproduced in Layyah Alkazin Barakat's book, "A Message from Mount Lebanon," 1912, before p. 143.

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