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19524:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 26.10.2011

Kwaidan (1st edition)

Author: Lafcadio Hearn

When Published: 1904

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin & Co.

Available: Ist edition long since sold out. New editions are available. Also available second hand.

Description: Hard cover

The best work among his works which belong to the genre of retold tales. He rewrote Japanese traditional grotesque tales narrated by his wife, Setsu, in English, having infused literary spirits in them. Hearn wrote this book ...

19522:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Cultural Exchange on 25.10.2011

Glimpses of Unfamiliar Japan I & II (1st edition)

Author: Lafcadio Hearn

When Published: 1894, first edition.

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin & Co.

Available: First edition out of print. New editions should be available. Second hand editions are available

Description: Hard cover book

Hearn’s first work after his arrival in Japan, and the pinnacle
of his works which belong to the genre of travel books and
reportage. Drawing on his five senses, he expressed the

19460:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Wedding Invitation Envelope - Emmanuel Kavacos and Pauline Pradelle, Paris 1915

The Wedding invitation read:

Mister and Mrs Marius PRADELLE request the honour of your presence at the marriage of Miss Pauline PRADELLE, their daughter, with Mister Emmanuel A. Cavacos.

Mister Theodore A. Cavacos requests the honor of your presence at the marriage of Mister Emmanuel A. CAVACOS, his son, with Miss Pauline PRADELLE.

By reason of the circumstances, entrance to the Marriage which will take place in Paris on Saturday, 2 October 1915, is strictly ...

19459:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Wedding Invitation - Emmanuel Kavacos and Pauline Pradelle, Paris 1915

Translation of the French:
Mister and Mrs Marius PRADELLE request the honour of your presence at the marriage of Miss Pauline PRADELLE, their daughter, with Mister Emmanuel A. Cavacos.

Mister Theodore A. Cavacos requests the honor of your presence at the marriage of Mister Emmanuel A. CAVACOS, his son, with Miss Pauline PRADELLE.

By reason of the circumstances, entrance to the Marriage which will take place in Paris on Saturday, 2 October 1915, is strictly limited.

19458:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Emmanuel Cavacos. List of sculptures exhibited in Baltimore and New York.

March and April 1930.

Baltimore Museum of Art. March 1st to March 25th 1930.

Mitch Galleries. 108 West 57th Street, March 31st to April 12th 1930.

34 Works were exhibited. These included:


1. Portrait of as Dancer (marble)
2. The Kiss (marble jaune de Sienne)
3. Agony of the Soul (terra cotta)
4. Portait of Dr Herbert A Gibbons (bronze)
5. Youth (terra cotta)
6. The Source (marble jaune de Sienne)

19457:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Biographical Sketch of Emmanuel Cavacos

Included in the Programme for Exhibitions held in Baltimore and New York in March and April 1930.

Baltimore Museum of Art. March 1st to March 25th 1930.

Mitch Galleries. 108 West 57th Street, March 31st to April 12th 1930.

34 Works were exhibited. These included:


1. Portrait of as Dancer (marble)
2. The Kiss (marble jaune de Sienne)
3. Agony of the Soul (terra cotta)
4. Portait of Dr Herbert A Gibbons (bronze)

19456:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Emmanuel Cavacos Exhibition of Sculptures in New York

Mitch Galleries. 108 West 57th Street, March 31st to April 12th 1930.

Signed by Emmanuel Cavacos.

34 Works were exhibited. These included:


1. Portrait of as Dancer (marble)
2. The Kiss (marble jaune de Sienne)
3. Agony of the Soul (terra cotta)
4. Portait of Dr Herbert A Gibbons (bronze)
5. Youth (terra cotta)
6. The Source (marble jaune de Sienne)
7. Springtime (marble rose de Milan)
8. Grief (marble ...

19455:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian Art World on 30.09.2011

Program for an Exhibition of Sculpture Emmanuel Cavacos sculptures, Baltimore, 1930

Baltimore Museum of Art. March 1st to March 25th 1930.

34 Works were exhibited. These included:


1. Portrait of as Dancer (marble)
2. The Kiss (marble jaune de Sienne)
3. Agony of the Soul (terra cotta)
4. Portait of Dr Herbert A Gibbons (bronze)
5. Youth (terra cotta)
6. The Source (marble jaune de Sienne)
7. Springtime (marble rose de Milan)
8. Grief (marble jaune de Sienne)
9. The Arabesques (bronze)

18830:History > Documents

submitted by Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW on 18.04.2011

Media Release 75th Anniversary Celebrations

OFFICIAL LAUNCH PETERS CAFÉ & MUSEUM

SATURDAY 9TH + SUNDAY 10TH APRIL 2011

BINGARA, NSW

Upload a pdf version of the Media Release, here:

ROXY_MEDIA_RELEASE.pdf


There is nothing remarkable about a story regarding the demise of a Greek café in rural Australia. There is something quite extraordinary however, about such a café being brought back ...

18708:History > Documents

submitted by John Fardoulis on 07.03.2011

Pioneers in Kytherian Field Research

Some of the dozens of volunteers participating in KRG organised projects in Kythera during 2010.

18529:History > Documents

submitted by Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW on 09.02.2011

Buffer map of distances from the town of Bingara, NSW

Download a .pdf version of the buffer map here:

BingaraBufferDistance 20110208.pdf

(This will allow you to print off a larger version without losing resolution.)

Bingara, is in north western New South Wales, within Gwydir Council Shire.

It is home to the famous Roxy Theatre, Peters (Roxy) Cafe, Roxy Museum. and Roxy Tourist Information Centre.

The ...

18280:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 23.12.2010

Sister City Relationship established between Gwydir Shire and Kythera Council

Anglo-Australians, through all 3 tiers of Government, have, over the past 6 years, spent in excess of $3 million restoring what is ostensibly a Kytherian Cinema, and a Kytherian Cafe in the North West NSW Country town of Binagara. They have also created a Greek-Australian Cafe Museum - which is primarily a Kytherian Museum. (See numerous links to the history of the Roxy, below).

The history of the establishment of these very significant buildings has been laid out clearly by Peter ...

18089:History > Documents

submitted by Peter (Panagiotis) Prineas on 26.10.2010

Britain's Greek Islands

Front cover of the book:

Published October 2009
Soft cover, 415 pages, bibliog., notes, index.
ISBN 9780980672213
Published by Plateia Press

'BRITAIN'S GREEK ISLANDS' was launched by Associate Professor Vrasidas Karalis of the Department of Modern Greek at Sydney University's Nicholson Museum on 14 October 2009. Professor Karalis has described the book as 'a labour of love, meticulously researched' and 'a fascinating personal account of the Seven ...

17931:History > Documents

submitted by John Stathatos on 17.08.2010

Poster, Kytherian Initiative Open Meeting, 23/08/10

Kytherian Initiative meeting, 23 August 2010, Chora

17841:History > Documents

submitted by Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW on 21.06.2010

Bingara within the north west of New South Wales.

Map shows the location of Bingara, in relationship to the North West of New South Wales, the New South Wales coastline, and the Queensland border.

The Kytherian "sacred sites", Roxy Theatre, Roxy Cafe, and Roxy Museum are located in Bingara.

Roxy THEATRE Main Page

Roxy ...

17542:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 26.04.2010

The Greek Military Cross awarded to Oswald Pearce

Anzacs of `second Gallipoli' seek restitution

Article from: The Australian

Apr 22, 2010 10:30am

ANZACS from the forgotten Greek campaign are seeking belated recognition


On the 21st April, 2010, the Kytherian World Heritage Fund staged a function at NSW Parliament House featuring Maria Hill's book, Diggers and Greeks. "Ossie" was the special guest.

Oswald Pearce, 91, is one of the forgotten Anzacs. And if he has ...

17538:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 24.04.2010

Plans for the Roxy Cafe, the Tourist Information Centre, and the Roxy Museum

PLANS. .pdf versions.

PLANS_Ground_Floor.pdf

PLANS_First_Floor.pdf

PLANS_Elevations_Exteriors.pdf

PLANS_Section_Diagrams.pdf


The $1.4 million Grant

17531:History > Documents

submitted by Kytherian World Heritage Fund on 22.04.2010

Con Fardouly's Thank you letter.

After a Kytherian-Greek & Australian Greek, visit to the Roxy Theatre, Bingara, NSW.

Con was obviously very moved by the experience.

17481:History > Documents

submitted by Karavitiko Symposium, Sydney on 02.04.2010

Con George Poulos. Navy Licence, (Ναυτικον Φυλλαλιον)

Last two pages.

Con disembarked from the S.S. Olga, registered in Piraeus, in Adelaide, South Australia.

The date was 29th April, 1948.

Con was 31½ years of age.

Cons Obituary and Life Story

It would be a long time before he returned to Greece.

17480:History > Documents

submitted by Karavitiko Symposium, Sydney on 02.04.2010

Con George Poulos. Navy Licence, (Ναυτικον Φυλλαλιον)

Photo Page.

Issued on the 8th August, 1946.

Con was 30 years of age.

Cons Obituary and Life Story