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  • Collection: Greek Canadian History Project | Πρόγραμμα Έρευνας Ελληνο-Καναδικής Ιστορίας

Image of a Greek Orthodox priest, a guard, and several clergymen and laymen aboard a boat. A man in swimming trunks is wearing a large cross.

Image of a man and a girl. The girl is holding a bagel as she lights a candle.

Image of a woman and a boy sitting in a crowded room, some of whom have Greek flags pinned to their lapels. The woman is holding a poster bearing a large image of Prof. Andreas S. Papandreou.

Image of protestors addressing police officers. Their signs read "King Konstantine is Reponsible for the Greek Tragedy" and "Long Live Democracy".

Image of a man making an obscene hand gesture (the moutza, or mountza).

Image of protesters walking along a sidewalk with signs, all in English, some of which read "Smash Greek Junta" and "Down With Greek Junta". A swastika is visible in the background.

Image of two boys sitting on stairs, wearing matching jackets, shirts, and shorts.

Image of a woman and two men holding a girl who is carrying a decorated straw purse and a straw hat. They are standing near a marble column marked "Taxi".

Image of men and women standing in a group, with a woman in a headscarf carrying a cloth bag and bundle in foreground.

Image of a man in a hat embracing a child. A woman embraces a man and a woman in a headscarf. Two women in Red Cross uniforms and an airplane's propeller are visible in the background.

Image of a woman in a headscarf being embraced and kissed on the cheek by a man in a hat, with a younger man and a woman in a fur coat looking on. A propeller from the aircraft on the runway tarmac is visible in the background.

Image of a religious procession outside a church at night. (Shot is overexposed.)

Image of mostly male protesters at a rally in Queen's park. A woman symbolically dressed as Greece leads the procession in chains. A crowd of men with banners follow behind her.

Image of protesters picketing along a sidewalk, in front of a subway station, holding banners and signs, many prominently displaying the swastika, some of which read "No to Fascism", "Down with the Greek Junta" and "Smash Greek Junta".

Image of two musicians in the foreground and six dancers in Greek national costumes dancing on a stage in front of Toronto City Hall, surrounded by a crowd of onlookers.

Image of six dancers in Greek national costumes on a stage in front of Toronto City Hall, circled by a crowd of onlookers.

Flyer advertising the screening of the BBC film "Greece: Seven Black Years" at the Trojan Horse Coffeehouse located at 179 Danforth Avenue, Toronto.

Image of men and women dancing outdoors.

Image of four men dancing as a crowd looks on.

Image of a man and woman standing on either side of a girl and boy and kissing their cheeks. A woman in a Red Cross uniform and a smiling man with a gold tooth standing nearby. An airplane is on the runway tarmac in the background.