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 Doomed Smyrna 1922

Written on the back in ink “Smyrna in Flames Sept 1922”

For information on this dreadful event see the wiki article HERE

The photo is press stamped bottom left: “S. L. Cassar Malta”

“S.L. [Salvatore Lorenzo] Cassar established a photographic business in Malta circa 1890. In 1915 Cassar was the only photographer in Malta undertaking cinematographic work. At this time his studio was at 31 Strada San Giovani, Valletta.” (source: Janus )

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October 9, 2009 at 10:21 am

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