Audio Recordings Explanation of Philoptochos Society recordings

Format Audio Recordings
Contributors Filareton, John
Dates 1940
Location Florida
Tarpon Springs
United States
Language English
Subjects ['Ethnography', 'Music', 'Narratives', 'Announcements']
Field Recordings
Greek Americans
Philoptochos Society
Pinellas County
Spoken Word
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Explanation of Philoptochos Society recordings
Contributor Names
Filareton, John (collector)
Filareton, John (speaker)
Created / Published
Tarpon Springs, Florida, 1940-05-12.
Subject Headings
-  Greek Americans
-  Announcements
-  United States -- Florida -- Tarpon Springs -- place of recording
Field recordings
Spoken word
-  This part of today's program is a solemn, beautiful, religious pageant, and with more than 500 present of the [unintelligible] sponge industry, the members of the Philoptochos Hellenic Society, and the followers of the Greek Orthodox Church, worship while the impressive services conducted by His Grace Archbishop Athenagoras, assisted by Father Karaphillis, followed by the church music and chants of the Byzantine Intonation Choir, dedicated to Professor Anastassiou.
-  "This dedication program, which the Philoptochos Hellenic Society perfected, with all details and instruction by, and it became an impressive patriotic and service demonstration, for which the whole spirit of the town gathered, many of who came from Dodec
-  Performance Note: "Explanation of Philoptochos Society recordings" (spoken) performed at Philoptochos Society, Tarpon Springs, Florida, on May 12, 1940.
sound recording
sound disc
1 sound disc (1 minute, 26 seconds) : analog ; 12 in.
AFC 1940/011: AFS 03886 B02 DLC-AFC American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
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