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Anna Ioanidis and Sylvia Billiris outside gift shop

Dublin Core

Title

Anna Ioanidis and Sylvia Billiris outside gift shop

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, sponge industry, cultural tourism

Description

Anna Smolios Kouskoutis Ioanidis (right) worked in Sylvia Billiris’ (left) gift shop during the 1950s. With the decline of the sponge business in the late 1940s and early 1950s, tourism based on Greek culture and the sponge industry became Tarpon Springs’ biggest source of income.

Source

Eleni Christopoulos-Lekkas

Date

c. 1950s

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546153[1].jpg

Citation

“Anna Ioanidis and Sylvia Billiris outside gift shop,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed July 16, 2018, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/3004.