Here are some more historical pictures, starting with one of the oldest photographic pictures of the mountain from 1857, with a kellion near Provata (?):
Athos, the mountain in 1857
Thirteen years later, 1870: Vatopedi monastery
Vatopedi in the beginning of 1900 with a few changes: a new building is situated on the right of the small church in the middle, and you can see a second story added on the building on the right.
One of the Russian monk-photographers, deacon Procopius (in Karyes), beginning 1900.
Panteleimon monastery, beginning1900
Panteleimon vessel, beginning 1900
Panteleimon: constructing the pier, with a lot of helping hands
Skiti Andreou dental office, beginning 1900
Skiti Andreou: lunch in the courtyard, beginning 1900
Karyes: panorama 1904
Karyes: grape harvest, beginning 1900
Karyes: The cell of St. Nicholas Burazeri, beginning 1900. I do not recall any building/bell tower like this in Karyes in 2011. Does it still excist?
Monastery of Agiou Pavlou: unloading a ship at the pier, 1928
Kutlumusiou grape harvest, 1950