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[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Koniah (Konya), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing clothing from İstanbul, Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Adrianople (Edirne), Ottoman Empire]

[Studio portrait of models wearing traditional clothing from the province of Koniah (Konya), Ottoman Empire]

A Greek in an outhouse

Hadji Abeet. (Greek brigand.) / Franklin Co. Eng., Chi.

Friendship, charity, benevolence

Sulking in their tents -- Mr. Gorman is not going to Chicago -- Mr. Brice is not going to Chicago ...

Sepulchral vases of the ancient greeks, museum, Athens

Greeks Were Home Lovers; Professor J. H. McDaniels speaks at Geneva Political Equality Club

Gruppa rabochikh na sbori︠e︡ chai︠a︡. Grechanki. [Chakva]

Gruppa rabochikh na sbori︠e︡ chai︠a︡. Grechanki. [Chakva]

Sbor chai︠a︡. Gruppa grechanok. Kavkaz. [Chakva]

Greeks boarding MADONNA

Greeks boarding MADONNA

Greeks departing on MADONNA

N.Y. Greeks going home

N.Y. Greeks going home

Greeks returning for war

Greeks, N.Y. - going back to fight

N.Y. Greeks going home

Greeks departing on MADONNA

Greeks boarding MADONNA, Oct. 1912

German air-plane displayed to the crowd at Salonika

Making friends with the sea--These orphan children at Marathon, Greece, were brought from the interior of Asia Minor by the Near East Relief and never saw the sea before

At historic Marathon--A group of orphans in care of Near East Relief brought out of Asia Minor to safety in Greece

Athens - Greek chapel

Greek soldiers escorting Bulgarian prisoners

The square of Kavalla holds a mixed crowd of humanity - Greeks, Turks, Vlacks and Jews In Kavalla there were formerly nearly 16,000 workmen but when the Bulgarians took the town they treated the Greeks with such cruelty - stripping the town and giving flour only to the Turks - that when the Greeks reoccupied the place there were only 1,000, the rest having died of starvation or being held in Bulgaria as hostages.

Salonica. Lemonade vendor

American aid for Greek children - one of the babies clinics established by the American Red Cross in Athens Greek mothers were quick to take advantage of the medical assistance offered by the Americans for their children. The mothers themselves were instructed in pediatrics and better hygiene.

The American sewing circle in Athens A group of Greek women who work in the sewing rooms established by the American Red Cross in the Greek capital.

One of the Greek babies on the scale at the Athens infant welfare clinic operated by the [erased]. American nurses are helping to care for many of the Greek babies in the Hellenic capital where they have been suffering from lack of care and attention

The only chiropedist in Salonica has his shop on the street corner He is a Greek but as will be noticed by the sign he understands a number of languages including Turkish and Yiddish.

On the Golden Horn The Greek quarter of Constantinople.

Two Athenian boys (foreground) sit down to gaze at the ruins of the old Acropolis, which was the center of civilization many hundreds of years ago

Salonika, where the Black Sea boats meet, is a great trading center for the Near East This forest of masts is located at the pier set aside for small fishing and trading craft that ply between Salonika and the Isles of Greece. Goods bartered are largely products of the region; rugs, sardines, fruit and olive oil. American stuffs transhipped at Salonika have been relief supplies of the American Red Cross and foodstuffs.

Six American sub-chasers in the Greek Islands were at the disposal of American Red Cross workers in Salonica This cooperation between the American Navy and Red Cross facilitated relief work among the destitute island folk. On the wharf, beside "sub-chaser 128" are some Greek boys and men who have been brought into Salonika [sic] to the Red Cross hospital. The British battleship can be seen in the back-ground.

Dolls from Greece Many little girls in Greece have no flaxen-haired curly headed dolls to play with. Indeed they have none others than those they make themselves.

A class in sewing - is a feature of the child welfare work in the old city of Salonica which the Greek authorities are conducting in cooperation with the American Red Cross The Americans are carrying out an active child welfare campaign in Europe.

At the well A young ragged member of the colony of Greeks who have reached Salonica from the Caucasus for the purpose of settling again in their native land. The water supply at the camp was installed by the British army during the war.

[Group portrait of orphans from orphanages at the Old Palace and Zappeion, Athens, Greece, and their directors]

Fresh clean clothing - is welcomed by this youngster jud[g]ing by his expression He is one of the young members of the camp of Greeks from the Caucasus brought back to colonize the rewon province of Thrace and temporarily stranded in Salinica [i.e. Salonica] where the American Red Cross is helping them.

Exchanging news - two of the smaller members of the Greek colony which has been set up for repatriates from the Caucasus outside Salonica The boy lost one of his arms and legs in a railway accident. He is a great favorite in the camp.

Too crowded for comfort - no wonder baby is crying with pots and pan for company The American Red Cross photographer found this unusual combination in the camp for Greeks at Salonica which has been established as a temporary home for those brought from the Caucasus to colonize Thrace. They have been there so long that much sickness and death have visited them.

Barefoot and in rags This little Greek girl is typical of thousands at the camp for Greeks from the Caucasus established by the Greek government outside of Salonica. The Greeks were brought from south Russia for the purpose of colonizing Thrace, ceded to Greece by the peace conference.

An American nurse - Miss Lillian Spelman of Boston who is in charge of the task of nursing the large number of children in the camp at Salonica for 20,000 Greeks who have been brought from the Caucasus for the purpose of colonizing Thrace They were halted at Salonica and left in great distress. The American Red Cross and American Relief Administration have stepped in.

Orphans under care of American Near East Relief exercising at ruins of the Temple of Jupiter Athens In the background the Acropolis.

A study in rags - snapped in one of the streets of the camp at Salonica for Greeks who have been brought back from the Caucasus by their government for the purpose of colonizing Thrace Delayed in Salonica where they disembarked they have been left without food and clothing and thousands were dying when the American Red Cross began relief work there.

The bread boy - at the camp at Salonica for Greeks who have been brought back from the Caucasus for the purpose of colonizing their country's rewon province of Thrace They have been delayed at Salonica where they landed and their plight has become so bad that the American Red Cross and other relief agencies have stepped in to stem the misery and death.

The milk stations were by far the most important work of the Red Cross, as they were entirely responsible for saving the lives of thousands of babies At one milk station alone on [sic] the dangerous spring months, the total fed on the whole island reached as high at times as 3000.

Steps of the palace Two of the refugee women tried to prevent their faces from showing in the picture.

Refugees in front of the ruins of the temple of Thesus [i.e. Theseus]

The Jr. Red Cross worker calls on a mother of one of the babies who are brought to the clinic in Athens

Wash day scenes at Camp Lembert, Salonica

In "barbers' row." There are forty of these crude, improvised barber's chairs in a row along the quay in the Piraeus, the sea port of Athens This victim is being shaved. Is [i.e. when] his hair were being cut the wind would blow his shorn locks down the quay.

Entrance to Red Cross baby clinic, Athens

In the confusion that followed the debacle at Smyrna, many aged people were separated from their families Pathetic scenes were witnessed everywhere.... One of the first acts of the ARC was to gather these old people together and try to locate their relatives. Many were restored to their families. Some (whose families probably perished) still remain on hand, but now they are well cared for by local authorities under the patronage of the Red Cross.

During the spring months, the ARC anticipating the danger of typhus and other contagious diseases, kept prepared several tents for the purpose of isolating any case that might be found This proved to be a wise precaution, and thanks to such effective means as this, all epidemics were successfully kept down on the Isle of Chios. The above picture shows an isolation ward maintained at Chios. The Red Cross had two such wards, supervised by the American Womens Hospitals.

Refugee child getting her hair washed at Camp Kalamaria, Salonica, where ARC feeds 11,000 After a public hair cutting, occasionally ordered by ARC nurse in the interests of cleanliness, everybody ostentatiously washes their hair to prevent similar treatment of them.

Refugees from Asia Minor

The ARC by dint of sheer persistence, succeeded in establishing feeding, medical and sanitary centers in the heart of the mountains, where many refugees had wondered [i.e. wandered] Even the Greek government itself had not reached these people for months after the R.C. had catalogued and was feeding them. The above picture shows the baby milk feeding station at the village of Thimiana, on the Isle of Chios, which is the center of that section of the island.

Five thousand refugees have received soup daily at Chios since January Besides the bread given these people, the soup constituted their only food. Thousands owe their lives to this distribution. The building employed is an old Turkish mosque. The two figures in the foreground are Circassions [i.e. Circassians].

A section of "barber's row" Enterprising refugees among the hundreds of thousands of Greeks and Armenians who fled from Asia Minor to Greece have set up stools, boxes, chairs and everything that can be sat on in a long row on the quay in Piraeus, the seaport of Athens, and shave and cut the hair of customers.

A refugee city that was built by Greek Americans--A model of cleanliness and order

In the evening the people of Athens gather in a great square and sip coffee to the strains of a military band. Politics is the main topic of conversation and discussion. It is said that once upon a time there were two Greeks who agreed on political matters but that is only a story A guard at the royal palace in Athens.

In the harbour of Pireaus Greek refugee children swept from their homes in Asia Minor by the Turks and now in refugee villages in Athens.

Greek and Armenian refugee children in barracks near Athens. Greece received 1,000,000 refugees or one to each family in the country A refugee city that was built by Greek Americans. A model of cleanliness and order.

The Argentines, the Portuguese, and the Greeks

[The Parthenon with scaffolding] [Greek and Armenian refugee children from Anatolia standing outside one-story building, near Athens, Greece] ; [Frank Carpenter with arms around a column, Greece]

[Greek and Armenian refugee children from Anatolia standing outside one-story building, near Athens, Greece]

The old palace of Athens, now the headquarters of the Near East Relief Commission which here cares for [a] thousand orphans

Greek and Armenian refugee children in barracks near Athens--Greece received 1,000,000 refugees or one to each family of the country

A typical group of Greeks who have been to the United States. The clothes distinguish them as well as their use of American swear words which they delight in showing off to tourists Black eyed olive skinned Greek girls.

In Thebes no automobiles disturb the peaceful strolls of the Greeks through the Main Street In Greek towns a municpal wash tub is provided where the "fair sex" meet on Monday mornings to discuss styles and scandel [i.e., scandal].

More refugee children in old American clothes In the small towns of Greece the cafes are open early in the morning and soon the air is buzzing with political discussion over morning coffee.

An Orthodox priest of Greece. This religion is worshiped by all Greeks and the priests have wide influence in the lives of people Orthodox priests must raise beards. They may be married before their ordination but once only in their lives.

Near Manteca, California. November 1938. Farm Security Administration (FSA) tenant purchase clients, Greeks, from Isle of Crete, formerly rehabilitation clients. Taken from ditch-bank. Had fifteen cows, now have fifty-five

[Women and two boys dressed in traditional Greek costumes and burros carrying baskets of flowers on their backs, posed on a New York City street as part of a fund raising drive for the Greek Emergency Fund] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C. M. Stieglitz.

[Man and woman in traditional Greek costumes pulling a burro with flower packs on its back into the Ritz Carlton Hotel, New York City, as part of a fund raising activity for the Greek Emergency Fund] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C. M. Stieglitz.

Camp Carson, Colorado. Greeks of the 122 Infantry battalion vow to avenge the invasion of their native land

Cyprus. Famagusta. St. George of the Greeks

Cyprus. Famagusta. The old town showing, left: St. Peter & St. Paul, centre St. Nicholas, right St. George of the Greeks

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