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Anta from the temple of Athena at Priene. The inscription reads in Greek: "ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΑΛΕΧΑΝΔΡΟΣ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ ΤΟΝ ΝΑΟΝ ΑΘΗΝΑΙ ΗΙ ΠΟΛΙΑΔΙ". In English: "King Alexander dedicated the temple to Athena Polias". (Professor Fred Winter, 1988)

Anta from the temple of Athena at Priene. The inscription reads in Greek: "ΒΑΣΙΛΕΥΣ ΑΛΕΧΑΝΔΡΟΣ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕ ΤΟΝ ΝΑΟΝ ΑΘΗΝΑΙ ΗΙ ΠΟΛΙΑΔΙ". In English: "King Alexander dedicated the temple to Athena Polias". (Professor Fred Winter, 1988)

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Top of a column shaft and drum sculpted with bull-heads, garlands, and capitals, from the Smintheion at Chryse. (Professor Fred Winter, 1988)

Top of a column shaft and drum sculpted with bull-heads, garlands, and capitals, from the Smintheion at Chryse. (Professor Fred Winter, 1988)

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This fall we have hosted lectures that focused on aspects of the development of modern Greece. One facet of the history of the country is the emigration of Greeks starting in the latter 19th century to Europe and North America. Coming from mostly from rural areas these individuals and families sought out a better economic life.

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