POD – Tarpon Springs Sponges

Sponge Harvest

Sponge Harvest (click to enlarge)

Tarpon Springs was incorporated in 1887, largely by Greek immigrants who developed the region’s sponge-diving industry. The atmosphere is still heavily Greek.

Sponge Boat

Sponge Boat (click to enlarge)

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