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Helen Samarkos Tsoukalas

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Title

Helen Samarkos Tsoukalas

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, culture and family life

Description

Helen Samarkos Tsoukalas was elected Miss Calymnos in 1953. She is wearing the traditional woman’s dress for the island of Kalymnos, called a kavadi. It usually consists of a robe-like silk dress over a white underdress and tied with a multi-colored belt. On her head she wears a tsemberi, or head scarf.

Source

Anna Tsoukalas Billiris

Date

1953

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546181[1].jpg

Citation

“Helen Samarkos Tsoukalas,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed August 22, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/3030.