Historic Photo Gallery

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PHOTOGRAPHS

Axia – A Celebration of Extraordinary Greek American Women – 2019 Photo Tour

Digital Public Library of America – 33,064,394 images, texts, videos, and sounds from across the United States

Photograph – Rev. Joseph Vasilon, Greek-Orthodox Priest, Ellis Island

Photograph – Greek Woman 1909 Ellis Island Immigration Station

YouTube video – Greek Children Singing Christmas Carols – many photographs

PHOTOGRAPH – 1949 – Hungry Children of Agras (Greece) Get a Dole of Hot, Sweetened Milk

Photographs Outside of History: What they Reveal – Greek-Americans

Photograph – Pupils of village school in Omvriaki Domokos (Greece) in 1967

Photograph – Primary School in Chios in the mid 30s

Photo – 1865-75 Piraeus, Greece – sailboats in the harbor

Photograph – Lieutenant Pavlos Gyparis, leader of the Cretan volunteer force in the Gallipoli campaign….1915

Hellenic American Library Elias Neofytides – includes over 1,700 photographs

Who is this couple? – circa 1960s – maybe BEBETSOS or friends of – Can you help?

1925 Photograph Athens Greece – International Newsreel & written copy re:  League of Nations 

1937 Photograph Postcard – Thassos Greece Folk Dresses

Photograph Postcard – Salonica – The Church of the Twelve Apostles – date unknown, prior to 1917 

Photographic Postcard – Athens Greece, Patision Avenue 

Photograph – D’orient 1914-1916 campaign – Greece group fleeing 1st Bulgarian invasion 

Book – CAMERA OTTOMANA: Photography and Modernity in the Ottoman Empire 1840-1914

10 Old Pictures of Greek School Children

 Photograph – A Cretan woman making linen thread 

The Cyprus We Left Behind – Photograph Exhibit

Photographs from Inside the Tenement Museum 

Photograph – 1949 – Filikon Street and the Aurokares villa belonging to the Kolaitis family, Zakynthos (Zante), Greece

Photograph – 1949 – The Komoutos Mansion, Zakynthos (Zante), Greece

Photograph – circa 1912 – Woman in Traditional Dress, Elata, Chios, Greece   

Photograph – 1949 – The Ammos Quarter, Zakynthos (Zante), Greece

Photograph – 1932 – The Small Church of St. Pelagia, Pythagorion, Samos, Greece

Photograph – Chios 1912-1928 – At the Well of the Village Pityous

Photograph – 1912-1928 – Old woman spinning, Vessa, Chios

Photograph – 1912-1928 – Villagers in Traditional Dress, Vessa, Chios

Photograph – Pyrghi, Chios, 1912-1928 – Inhabitant of Pyrghi in traditional dress

Photograph – Pelinaio, Chios, 1912-1928 – Shepherd outside his sheep-pen

Photograph – 1912-1928 – Woman with sieve – Kalamoti, Chios

Photograph – 1930 – The Railway Station, Trikala, Greece

Photograph – 1912-1950 – Chios, Country Woman Making Cracked Wheat with a Hand Mill

Photograph – 1930 – Sidirodromou Street, Trikala, Greece 

Photograph – circa 1912-1928 – Old Woman, Didyma, Chios, Greece

Photograph – circa 1880 – Portrait of a man wearing traditional dress from Fthiotida

Photograph – circa 1880 – Portrait of a man wearing traditional dress from Delphi 

Photograph – Date ? – Greece Country Woman Cooking Outdoors

Photograph – 1934 – Young Shepherd, Old Corinth

Photograph – 1870 – Thrasyvoulos Zaimis

Where is this costume from? – Photograph – circa 1855 – Woman wearing traditional costume

Photograph – 1880 – Portrait of a woman wearing traditional dress from the island of Psarra

Photograph – 1880 – Portrait of a woman wearing traditional costume – Greece

Photograph – 1880 – Portrait of a man wearing traditional dress from Hydra

Pistol with silver mounts belonging to Petrobey Mavromichalis (1765-1848) – Benaki Museum Historic Heirlooms, Greece

Photograph – 1855 – General Christodoulos Chatzipetrou

Photograph – 1860 – Portrait of a woman – Syros, Greece

Photograph – 1880 – Portrait of a woman wearing traditional dress from Delphi

Photograph – circa 1875 – Charilaos Trikoupis

Photograph – circa 1870 – Alexandros Koumoundouros

Photograph – 1874 Athens – Portrait of a woman

Photograph – Athens circa 1855 – Woman in traditional dress

Photograph – 1865 – Women in winter garments from Almyros in Thessaly

Photograph – circa 1870 – Epaminondas Deligiorgis

Photograph – Woman in traditional dress from the island of Psara

Photograph – A family outside their home near Knossos, Crete – 1904

Photograph – A monk at Arkadi Monastery – Crete

Photograph – Old Marketplace in Crete

Photograph – 1924 – Mass Burial Service for Greek Immigrants – Castle Gate Mine Explosion – Utah

Photograph – 1908 – Funeral, Greek Orthodox Church, Salt Lake City, Utah 

Photograph – Lamia, Greek Sailor – circa 1930s

Photograph – Greece a Boy Dressed as Tsolias & a Girl Local Dress of Megara, Salamina Aegina – circa 1920

1922 Photo – Three Young Canadians – Greek, Hebrew & Polish rolling their hoops – Toronto, Canada

Photograph – Athens, Greek Children Among Ancient Ruins

Photograph – 1907 – Little Girls – Athens Landscape

Photograph – INSPECTING THE BEST CIGARETTE TOBACCO IN GREECE

Greek Family photograph – PELONIS – from Mavromata, Greece – 1958

Photograph – 1948 Ioannina Stockade, Greece – Dimitri Droogas, Guerrilla, age 16 – News Service Photo

Photograph – Greek Priest and Villager, Katerini, Greece

Photograph – Greek Sailor from the ship Amfitriti

Photograph: between 1922 and 1925 Samsun refugees at Patras, Greece, starting for the interior

Picture Postcard – Greek Soldier and costumed woman – c1910 – Greece

Picture Postcard – Greek Costume

Picture Postcard – Peasant Woman Carrying Branches and Weaving – Greece – 1922

Picture Postcard – Peasant Carrying Her Baby – Greece

Postcard Photograph – 2 Unknown Women KILKIS Greece

Greece 1920s – Unknown Greek Soldier photograph

Greece 1920s, Unknown Women & Children Photo

Greece 1920 – Greek Soldiers Photo Card

Painting Greek Christmas

Musician playing “askomantoura” (bagpipe) from Crete

Photograph – Baptismal Celebration in Sunnyside, Utah – 1920’s – MyParea.com

Photo Archives – Rigas Candy Store, Milwaukee, Wisconsin – MyParea.com

Photograph – Greek Immigrants at St. George’s in Philadelphia in 1925 – MyParea.com

Photograph – 1918 New York Greek Immigrants – MyParea.com

Photograph “The abandoned home…..” – MyParea.com

Greek Names “Photo of the Day – Meet the Greek” published in The Pappas Post July 9, 2012

Photographs – Greece in Colour, c. 1920s

“Greek Pictures – Drawn with Pen and Pencil” by J. Mahaffy – Published London 1890 – FREE ebook

Photograph – Rear Admiral Colvocoresses, U.S.N.

Photograph – John C. Zachos

Photograph – Graduation Day Greek School, Chicago, Illinois – circa 1913

Photograph – Interior Greek Church, Lowell, Massachusetts – circa 1913

Photograph – Young Greeks’ Educational Association, Chicago, Illinois – circa 1913  

Photograph – A Wedding Party, Newark, New Jersey – circa 1913

Photograph – Council, Pan-Hellenic Union – circa 1913

Photograph – Speros Demeter – circa 1918

Photograph – George Demeter – circa 1918

Photograph – Miss Madeline & Master Constantine Ringa – circa 1918

Poster 1917 – “The Child at Your Door” American Committee Relief in the Near East – Armenia-Greece-Syria-Persia

Poster – 1918 – “Lest We Perish” American Committee Relief in the Near East – Armenia-Greece-Syria-Persia

Photograph – Greek Railroad Construction Gang

Photograph – Greeks In the Slaughter Houses, Somerville, Massachusetts

Photograph – M. Anagnos

Photograph – Track Team Greek-American Athletic Club, New York – circa 1913

Photograph – Greek Railroad Laborers in the West

Photograph – Greek Farm in California – circa 1913 

Photograph – 1906 – Vegetable Vendor – Athens Greece

Photograph – 1915 or 1916 – “Making Friends with the Sea” – These orphan children at Marathon, Greece were brought from the interior of Asia Minor

Photograph – 1910 Greek Immigrants Embarking in Small Boat for Steamer for America, Patras, Greece

Photograph – 1907 – Pious Monks of the Eastern Orthodox Church at Door of Monastery, Megaspetaeon, Greece

 Photograph – 1920 – Woman in old Greek Costume

Photograph – 1873 – Traditional Clothing – Yuruk Woman Nomad of Bigha (Biga); Christian Woman of Island of Chios; Christian Woman of Lemnos

Photograph – 1914 – Greek Monks, American Colony, Jerusalem

Photograph – 1873 – Crete – Christian villagers of Hanoia (Chania); Resident of Isfakia (Sphakia)

Photograph – Studio Portrait – Yurak nomad of Bigha (Biha); Christian Resident of the Island of Chios; Christian of Lemnos

Photograph – Proprietor of a Greek Coffee Shop – Aliquippa, Pennsylvania

Photograph – Greek Steelworker; Aliquippa, Pennsylvania

Photograph – 1941 – Steel Worker in Greek Restaurant in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania 

Photograph – 1936 Greek Orthodox Church, Pine Street, Amoskeag, Manchester, New Hampshire

Photograph – 1943 – Camp Carson, Colorado – Greeks of 122 Infantry Battalion Vow to Avenge the Invasion of their Native Land

Photograph – 1944 Tarpon Springs, Florida – Fishing Boats Owned by Greek-American Deep Sponge Fishermen

Photograph – 1944 Tarpon Springs, Florida – Greek-American Deep Sea Sponge Fisherman Selling Their Sponges

Photograph – 1943 Oswego, New York – Greek Sailor Visiting Oswego During United Nations Week

Photograph – 1944 Tarpon Springs, Florida – Greek-American Deep Sea Fisherman with His Diver’s Helmet

Photograph – 1938 Ambridge, Pennsylvania; Homes of Greek Workers with American Bridge Company in background

Photograph – 1944 Tarpon Springs, Florida; Greek-American Deep Sea Sponge Fisherman Showing Specimens of Sponges

Photograph – 1938 – Workers at American Bridge Company in Front of Greek Coffee Shop; Ambridge, Pennsylvania

Photograph – 1899 – Interior of Greek Church; Sitka, Alaska 

Photograph – 1873 – Province of Yania (Yanya) – Ottoman Empire – Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing

Photograph – 1897 – The Vassos Family – Athens, Greece

Photograph – 1912 – Greek Immigrants Leaving New York City on MADONNA to Return to Greece to Fight in Balkan War

Photograph – 1912 – Greeks on MARTHA WASHINGTON Returning to Greece from New York to Fight in Balkan War

Photograph – 1897 – Colonel Micropoulis (Commander of Greek Forces at Kalambaka), and his staff

Photograph – 1901 – A Juvenile Greek Shepherd Guarding His Flock

1903 – Kahn of Bachouni, a Rest Station on the Mountainous Sparta Road, Greece

Photograph – 1903 – Ascending Sacred Mount Parnassos – Crude Shepherd Hut Way Station, Greece

Photograph – 1897 – German Volunteers; raw recruits for the Greek Forces; War of 1897

Image – 1892 – Greek Shepherd

Photograph – 1906 – Street Scene, Athens, Greece

Photograph – 1906 – Shepherds & Their Flocks on the Argive Plain, Greece

Photograph – 1897 – Recruits for the Army, Before the Temple of Theseus, Athens, Greece

Photograph – 1903 – Ploughing with Buffaloes on the Great Fertile Plain of Thessaly, Northern Greece

Photograph – 1898 – Canea, Crete – from the roof of the Greek Church (showing minarets of mosques)

Photograph 1918 – Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Holyoke, Massachusetts

Drawing – 1851 – Jarvis – Palicar dress, embroidered in gold, saris and regos, Greece

Photograph – Oldest Greek Church in America built 1867; New Orleans, Louisiana

Photograph – Greek Woman Late 19th-20th Century

Drawing – Greek Priests – 1892

Photograph – circa 1860-1890 – Greek Church, Geneva, Switzerland

Photograph – Plant of the Societe Hellenique de Vins et Spiritueux, Eleusis – 1911

Photograph – 1903 – Primitive Greece – Old Solid Wheel Carts Still Used on the Plain of Thessaly

Picture – circa 1890-1900; Greek Chapel, Wiesbaden, Hesse-Nassau, Germany

Photograph – 1897 – A Modern Greek Type (woman) from Cyclades

Photograph – 1901 – Market Day in Argos Greece – Bartering for the Necessaries of Life

Photograph – 1923 – Old Greek Woman in Camp in Salonica Waiting to be Moved to Thrace

Photograph – 1923 – Greek Man from the Caucasus in Camp at Salonica with Scarf Worn as Hat

Photograph – Street Scene, Patras, Greece – 1910

Photograph – Greek Mother & Child Waiting in Camp at Salonica for Continuation of Journey from the Caucasus to Thrace – 1923

Photograph – Greek Irregular Volunteers on the Frontier, Thessaly, Greece – 1897

Photograph – 1922 – Istanbul Baker Standing in Front of “American Bakery”

Photograph – 1909 – Peasant Girls, Megara, Greece

Photograph – 1919 – Large Group of Women & Children in Narrow Street – Athens, Greece

Photograph – 1911 – Peasant Plowing with Wooden Plow, Megalopolis, Peloponnese Region, Greece

Photograph – 1901 – Greek Peasant Woman Spinning Yarn by Hand 

Photograph – 1897 – Insurgents from Sparta 

Photograph – Greek Migratory Woman, California – 1936 

Photograph – 1903 Interior of the Greek Church of Damascus, Syria 

Photograph – 1897 Orphans of Sultans Victims – Cretan Refugees Food Kitchen, Athens, Greece 

Photograph – John Christy – U.S. Civil War Veteran

Photograph – 1898 Demonstration before Royal Palace, after Grecian Army’s defeat, War 1897, Athens, Greece 

Greece’s first memory bank offers glimpses of the World War II period 

Photograph – Monk and Acolyte (Greece) 

Photograph – 1897 – Aged Cretan Priest Receiving his Food Check from Ladies Relief Corps, Athens, Greece 

Photograph – 1924 – Mr and Mrs Charalambous Simopoulos, Minister from Greece  

Photograph – 1906 – Treading out the Grain, Threshing as in Olden Days, Greece

Photograph – 1889 – Family of Greek priest at Daulis, Greece  

Image – “Woman of Eleusis”

Photograph – 1911 “Bootblack Shop and Two of the Boys”, New Haven, Connecticut (Athena Shoe Shine Parlor)

Photograph – DEMOPOULOS family: Washington, D.C

Photograph – 1873 Studio Portrait – Hania, Crete

Photograph – 1911 – Greek Orthodox Church, Lowell, Massachusetts

Photograph – Immigrants Onboard Ship

Photo Archive Books Online – Athens and Thessaloniki (1900-1980)

Photograph – 1901 – Primitive Method of Harvesting Grain on the Plains of Argos, Greece

Photograph – Bernard Stavracos – 1918 – President of Association of Lacedaemonians

PHOTOGRAPH – Busy Street 1904 Sparta

Photograph – A Peasant Bride 1902

Picture – Greek Islander 1892

Photograph – Searching a Greek Priest for Arms (1920)

1917 Poster – “Give or We Perish”

Photograph – Women Washing at the Fountain, Tsipiana

Photographs – Typical Dwellings in Greece

1917 “Lest We Perish” Relief Poster

Photograph – 1918 Greek Soldiers

Photograph – Public Square – Tripolis

Photograph – A Scene on Board Ship

Girl of Parnassus

Photograph – Peasant Types – Megalopolis 

60 Photos from Greece 1903-1920 Frederic Boissonnas

Istanbul Anti-Greek Riots – Photo Archives

LIFE Magazine 1944 – Civil War Breaks Out in Greece

Hellenic Archives Documents – two books you can view online with MANY great old 19th and 20th century photographs from Athens and Thessaloniki, Greece. 

1873 Cyprus – Studio Portrait with traditional clothing  

1909 Photos – Greek Shepherds, Asia Minor – Greek Beauty, Bosnia – Greek Orthodox Priests

Greek Canadian Photograph Archives – Alberta, Canada

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