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The Sponge Divers of Tarpon Springs record

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Title

The Sponge Divers of Tarpon Springs record

Subject

Tarpon Springs, Greek community, sponge industry, culture

Description

Οι Σφουγγαραδες Του Tarpon Springs (The Sponge Divers of Tarpon Springs), produced by Nina Records around 1955, was written by Greek music great Ioannis Papaioannou. It was sung by popular vocalist Rena Dalia, who was accompanied by Papaioannou. Many Greek songs were written about sponge divers and the sponge business, but this is one of the few specifically about Tarpon Springs.

Source

Meletios Pouliopoulos

Date

c. 1955

Format

jpeg

Language

English

Type

photo

Files

1546182[1].jpg

Citation

“The Sponge Divers of Tarpon Springs record,” USF Library Special & Digital Collections Exhibits, accessed October 22, 2019, http://exhibits.lib.usf.edu/items/show/3031.