Eleftherios Venizelos giving a speech, Tarpon Springs, Greek community
Greek prime minister Eleftherios Venizelos (1864–1936) delivers a speech at Anclote Lighthouse on January 30, 1922. One of the most respected Greek statesmen of the 20th century, Venizelos led the Greek national liberation movement and promoted liberal-democratic policies. He visited Greek diaspora communities, such as Tarpon Springs, during the periods when he was not serving as prime minister.
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H. Bigelow, “Eleftherios Venizelos,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed December 9, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2882.