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tourists at the Sponge Docks

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Title

tourists at the Sponge Docks

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, cars and tourists line the Sponge Docks in 1937

Description

By 1937, the Sponge Docks are bustling with visitors. Note the many cars parked in front of the sponge fleet, the tourist boat ride at the end of the Sponge Docks, and the large sign announcing the function of the Sponge Exchange to visitors.

Creator

Burgert Brothers

Source

Special Collections Department, Tampa Library, University of South Florida

Date

1937

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546083[1].jpg

Citation

Burgert Brothers, “tourists at the Sponge Docks,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed October 22, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2933.