The Howar household was known for its many parties hosting local and international dignitaries. In 1959 they gave a reception dinner in honor of His Majesty King Hussein I of Jordan, pictured here with the Joseph and Bader's youngest child Nancy.
Part of a series of interviews in the Arab American community completed by Dr. Alixa Naff in 1962., Tape contains a single interview with George M. in Lexington, Nebraska. Interview is conducted primarily in Arabic with very little English., and Interview was originally completed on a reel-to-reel tape and was digitized in 2016 through a collaboration between the Smithsonian Institution and the Arab American National Museum.
Source: Archives Center at the National Museum of American History and Related item: George M. interview notes: http://cdm16806.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/p16806coll10/id/108/rec/83
Arab American National Museum
Oral Histories from the Faris and Yamna Naff Arab American Collection