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Costas Tsourakis loading sponges

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Title

Costas Tsourakis loading sponges

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, sponge industry

Description

Costas Tsourakis loading strings of sponges into the back of a truck during the 1940s. Tsourakis arrived from Greece in 1905. In addition to working with sponges, he made charcoal for the sponge boats at a lot on Athens and Cedar Streets.

Source

Nickollet Tsourakis Henderson

Date

c. 1940s

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546107[1].jpg

Citation

“Costas Tsourakis loading sponges,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed July 22, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/2957.