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March 25 parade c.1940s

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Title

March 25 parade c.1940s

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, Tarpon Avenue parade c.1940s

Description

The Greek community observes many types of festive secular occasions. The successful Greek Revolution against 400 years of Ottoman rule is celebrated on March 25 throughout the Greek diaspora. In this parade down Tarpon Avenue during the 1940s, men dressed as evzones march with some young women in village costumes as well as many wearing everyday street clothes.

Source

City of Tarpon Springs

Date

c. 1940s

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546039.jpg

Citation

“March 25 parade c.1940s,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed August 21, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2896.