St. Louis Greeks and their Fight for Macedonia

Too much praise cannot be given the volunteers from America who rushed to the aid of the kingdom. They gave up their business, maybe their futures, and some of them their lives, and others their health and strength. Those who fell will be honored by their nation as long as time lasts. These words of Colonel Thomas Hutchison, an American retired officer who served as a volunteer in … Continue reading St. Louis Greeks and their Fight for Macedonia

The First Greek in St. Louis: A Royal Beginning!

Presently, it’s almost impossible to be certain about the time or the identity of the first ever Greek to have stepped foot in the city of St. Louis[1]. However a 19th century source does share a narrative of a previously unknown early visit to St. Louis by a quite distinguished guest! There is a paradox to this story, for the first known Greek to have … Continue reading The First Greek in St. Louis: A Royal Beginning!