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10272:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Vikki Vrettos Fraioli on 02.05.2006

Women at the well near Christoforianika

This photo was taken about 20 minutes from Christoforianika between Christoforianika and Lalianika.
From the archives of Stamatoula Mavromati Chlentzos.

9097:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Terry Chlentzos on 24.01.2006

Christoforianika street, 1935

A street in Christoforianika, 1935. Home of Yiannoula Koulentianos Chlentzos is in the background. Photo by Peter Chlentzos during 1935 Greek Track and Field tour.

9096:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Terry Chlentzos on 24.01.2006

View of Potamos, 1935

Looking toward Potamos, 1935. Photo by Pete Clentzos during 1935 Greek Track and Field tour.

9095:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Terry Chlentzos on 24.01.2006

Potamos 1935

A street in Potamos on Sunday. Photo by Peter Clentzos during 1935 Greek Track and Field tour.

9094:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Terry Chlentzos on 24.01.2006

birthplace of Diamantis Chlentzos

This home is the birthplace of Diamantis Chlentzos, in the village of Christoforianika. Photo by Peter Clentzos during his 1935 Greek Track and Field tour

8705:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Woman's Day on 25.12.2005

Capsali, 1976.

The fishing village at the southern tip of Kythera; a supply ship from the mainland puts in once a week. On a clear day you can see Crete, 64 kilometres across the water

One of 22 photographs in a supplement on Kythera, in the Woman's Day. August 2, 1976. pp. 20-25.

From this tiny Greek island came 100,000 'new' Aussies.

People of Kythera longed for opportunity so they came to Australia, bringing ways and traditions that were new and interesting ...

8474:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by James Victor Prineas on 06.11.2005

Kapsali and Hora in 1888

Published by Librairie Hachette, Paris, 1888
The print measures 119mm x 60mm

6812:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by James Gavriles on 21.03.2005

large broken engine and Uncle Ted with others

Unknown location on Kythera where this engine assembly either from a war plane or some boat sits near the shore. My Uncle theodore Gavrilys and 2 other unknown standing on this engine

6551:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Victor Panaretos on 13.02.2005

Castellan's view of Avlemonas harbour and Agios Georgios tou Vounou in the background, ca. 1797.

Image courtesy of J. Davis.

6442:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by Thespina Kastrisiou on 28.01.2005

Monastery of Orfani in Mylopotamos

The Monastery of Orfani in Mylopotamos, from an old post card.

6417:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by James Gavriles on 26.01.2005

mountain scene in Kythera

Not sure of location although I can notice a church tower in the background ?? Maybe from Logothetianica??

6401:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Vardas on 25.01.2005

Inside the kastro at Avlemonas

The view from inside the kastro at Avlemonas - taken in 1985

6341:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Vardas on 18.01.2005

Katouni Bridge in 1973

Kato Livadi as seen from the hamlet of Katouni in the winter of 1973. The British stone bridge or viaduct was built in 1826.

6172:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Poulos on 03.01.2005

Tripia Petra. 1994.

On the road to Myrtidiotissa in 1994.
The road has long since been tarred.

I too, applaud the initiative taken by Con Gavrilis, re: this important landmark.

From the Bulletin Board:

Con P Gavrillis.
Astor Base Metals
512-514 Punchbowl Road
Lakemba NSW 2195

Ph: 02 9750 0111
Fax: 02 9759 1222

"Dear Readers, and fellow Kytherians,

It has long been an obsession of mine to restore ...

6171:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Sophios on 03.01.2005

"Tripia Petra" - Pierced Rock - on the road to Myrtidiotissa.

Tρυπια Πέτρα

On the road to Myrtidiotissa in the 1950's.
Note that the road has not yet been sealed.

I applaud the initiative taken by Con Gavrilis, re: this important landmark.

From the Bulletin Board:

Con P Gavrillis.
Astor Base Metals
512-514 Punchbowl Road
Lakemba NSW 2195

Ph: 02 9750 0111
Fax: 02 9759 1222

"Dear Readers, and fellow Kytherians,

6170:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Sophios on 03.01.2005

Trifillianika spring.

Βρύσις Tριφυλλιανιυων

From a postcard; photograph by Emmanuel Sophios.

The women have arrived by donkey, and are using spring water to wash their clothes.

The spring obviously ran much more freely a half century ago.

See other entries of the same spring by Jim Gavrilis (with large gathering) and Steve Tryphilis.

Steve Tryphillis:

Located in the village of Trifyllanika near ...

6169:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Sophios on 03.01.2005

Karavas with Almond tree in blossom. 1950's.

A classic Emmanuel Sophios photograph of Karavas (in the 1950's?), with an almond tree in blossom in the foreground.

Note the order of the town, and the highly maintained terraces.

The church of Ayios Haralmbos is the high point, and the kendro of the village of Karavas.

5332:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Poulos on 30.10.2004

Kapsali in the 1950's(?)

From a vintage postcard.

How times change?

5331:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Poulos on 30.10.2004

Avlemonas in the 1950's.

From a vintage postcard.

Avlemonas in the 1950's.

Contrast this photograph with some of the modern portraits of the same scene?

5329:Photos > Vintage Landscapes

submitted by George Poulos on 12.02.2006

Karavas in the 1950's, with young girl on donkey.

Vintage postcard from the 1950's(?), of Karavas, looking North, with the Patrikios Agricultural School in the background.

The young girl on the donkey can only be one person - Matina Cominos (nee, Zantiotis) - Sarandakos.