A Cafe Crowd Along The Water-front, 1930, Maynard Owen Williams, Patras, Greece

A Cafe Crowd Along The Water-front, Maynard Owen Williams, Patras, Greece - my birthplace I love Patras!

ΚΑΤΑΣΤΗΜΑ ΑΝΤΑΛΛΑΚΤΙΚΩΝ ΑΥΤΟΚΙΝΗΤΩΝ 1952 Car spare parts sold here, 1952

ΚΑΤΑΣΤΗΜΑ ΑΝΤΑΛΛΑΚΤΙΚΩΝ ΑΥΤΟΚΙΝΗΤΩΝ 1952 Car spare parts sold here, 1952

Greek woman from Smyrna, an important Aegean coastal town, today in Turkey. Many locales were named after Smyrna, notably in the USA. There's a "Smyrna" in the states of California, Delaware, Georgia, Maine, Michigan, North-Carolina & South-Carolina, Tennessee ... and two of them in New York. The original town itself cannot be called "Smyrna" however. The Turks insist that "Izmir", the  Turkish mispronunciation of its name, must instead be used in all languages.

A young Greek woman from Smyrna, Asia Minor (modern day Izmir, Turkey) in traditional folk dress, taken in

Argyris Sfountouris is an orphan of the massacre at Distomo, Greece, in 1944 by an SS squadron. He still fights for justice.

Argyris Sfountouris is an orphan of the massacre at Distomo, Greece, in 1944 by an SS squadron. He still fights for justice.

Anastenaria (the day of Santa Elena) is a traditional fire-walking ritual performed in some villages in Northern Greece. Photo 1950's

Anastenaria (the day of Santa Elena) is a traditional fire-walking ritual performed in some villages in Northern Greece.

my magazine: Εν Αθήναις....ο αρκουδιάρης

my magazine: Εν Αθήναις.

1945 Χορτιάτης φωτ.David Seymour

David Seymour - Village of Chortiatis near Salonika, completely burnt by the Germans during the war as a retaliation mesure. The school is now held in the church.

Σκύρος 1931

Dorothy Burr Thompson Woman with Infant, Skyros, 1931

Rebetika at the Retreat

Rebetika at the Retreat

Κέρκυρα. Αρχείο Προκόπη Παπαβλασόπουλου. www.myheritage.gr

Κέρκυρα. Αρχείο Προκόπη Παπαβλασόπουλου. www.myheritage.gr

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