Michael Habib Nassr

Michael Habib Nassr who in 1881 beccame the first Arab to settle in Toledo. He originally came from the village of Bishara in Lebanon. The undated photo was taken around the turn of the century. He is wearing a Knights of Columbus sash and sword. In Toledo he owned a wholesale fruit and produce store.

From the Toledo Blade Website

Michael Nassr and The Knights of Columbus 1920

The Toledo Blade Mideast in the Midwest.


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