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Group of runners in the 1904 Olympic Marathon Race. Greek competitors and Felix Carbajal de Soto of Cuba [#3].

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Identifier: N15749

Title: Group of runners in the 1904 Olympic Marathon Race. Greek competitors and Felix Carbajal de Soto of Cuba [#3].

Description: Group of Greek Athletics and Felix Carbejaldesoto of Cuba posing on track including: #3 Felix Carvajal, Cuba; #25 Geo. D Vamvakitis, Greece; #30 John Furla, Greece; #38 John Lugitsas, Greece; #34 George Drosos, Greece; #37 G. Louridas, Greece; #32 Harry Janakas, Greece; #28 And. I. Iconomon, Greece; #6 Christos D. Zehoouritis, Greece (A) Hector M. E. Pasmezoglu, Greece. John Furla, emigrated from Greece in 189_, and represented Greece in the Marathon. He later ran a wholesale produce business in St. Louis, and sponsored a St. Louis Track Club's Furla Cup.

Rights:

Place: United States
Missouri
St Louis

Dates: 1904

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator: Jessie Tarbox Beals

Subjects: Olympic Games (3rd : 1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.)
black and white
horizontal
athletics
Felix Carvajal
Geo. D Vamvakitis
John Furla
John Lugitsas
George Drosos
G. Louridas
Harry Janakas
And. I. Iconomon
Christos D. Zehoouritis
Hector M. E. Pasmezoglu
Running
Track and field
marathon
Sports

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