409 – Photographic archive 1993

An selection of photos taken from glass plates in the Mount Athos Photographic Archive (Thanks Vasilis). This is a catalogue from an exhibition staged by the National Bank of Greece.
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Where is this, why are they posing?
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Does anybody recognize the location?
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What is he weighing?
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Allied military in 1917
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2 Responses to 409 – Photographic archive 1993

  1. Vasilis says:

    Look for more Athos art (of Spyros Papaloukás):http://www.eikastikon.gr/zografiki/papaloukas.html

  2. Vasilis says:

    I think that the Archive is on Agion Oros. A priest-monk of I.M. Símonos Pétras, Ioustinos, is Keeper of the Archive: http://cartography.web.auth.gr/Maplibrary/New/ENGLISH_New/Mt_Athos.htm
    See also:
    http://www.athosmemory.com/en/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=43&Itemid=37

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