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Antonios Lerios and Nicholas Toth

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Title

Antonios Lerios and Nicholas Toth

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, sponge industry, diving helmets

Description

This image shows Antonios Lerios and Nicholas Toth in 1986 alongside a diving helmet in the shop Lerios built in the early 20th century. Growing up in Tarpon Springs, Nicholas Toth visited his grandfather’s machine shop and gradually absorbed his knowledge. After college, he decided to work with his grandfather and carry on the family tradition.

Creator

Peter Roller

Source

Florida Folklife Program

Publisher

State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory

Date

1986

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546104[1].jpg

Citation

Peter Roller, “Antonios Lerios and Nicholas Toth,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed October 17, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2954.