Historical information

In 1953 an earthquake caused widespread across the islands of Cephalonia and Ithaca, which are part of the seven islands in the Ionian Sea in Greece. Parts of there islands were left inhabitable and resulted in another wave of Ithacan migration to Australia.

Physical description

A black and white photograph of damage caused by an earthquake. The buildings which were built along the edge of a harbour have been ruined. There are mountains in the background.