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Greek Independence Day Event in Boston USA

On March 25, 2021, Hellenes and Philhellenes “Steering Committee” in coordination with the Pontian Society ‘Panagia Soumela’ of Boston hosted an important event.

News

Mrs. Martina Hermann, Minister Plenipotentiary from Austria, visited the Philhellenism Museum

    Mrs. Martina Hermann, visited the Philhellenism Museum, she was guided in the Museum and experienced through its collections, the birth and evolution of the philhellenic movement from the Renaissance until today. During…

Biographies

Franciszek Mierzewski, Polish Philhellene, hero of the Greek Revolution

    Franciszek Mierzewski or Mierzejewski (1786 - 1822), was a Polish officer from Warsaw, who served in the French Army. In 1807, after the Treaty of Tilsit, which led to the liberation of Poland from the Russians and…

Presentations

Greek Americans and American Philhellenes during the wars of 1912-1913

    In 1912-1913 a group of Greek-Americans and American Philhellenes arrived in Thessaloniki from New York to support the liberation struggle of the Greeks. This postcard, which belongs to the collection of SHP and the Philhellenism…

Press – Media

The Ambassador of Belgium, Ms. Françoise Gustin, presented a flag offered by the Belgian Parliament to the Philhellenism Museum

    The Ambassador of Belgium, Ms. Françoise Gustin, hands over to the Society for Hellenism and Philhellenism (SHP), a flag offered by the Belgian Parliament, on the occasion of the 200th anniversary from the Greek Revolution…

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An early sketch of the flag of the Greek Revolution by an American Philhellene

    Letter of 1824 (SHP collection, Philhellenism Museum) Article by George Thomareis   The letter constitutes a precious part of Greek history. It is a letter written on 28 January 1824 in New York by some…

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