The website "From Athens of 1896 to Athens of 2004" was created by the Foundation of the Hellenic World.

We would like to thank the following institutions and people for their kind permission to use the photographs:

Hellenic Olympic Committee, Athens
Hellenic Literary and Historical Archive, Athens
"Mikros Romios" Archive, Athens
G. Dolianitis Library, Athens
Andreas Kalogeropoulos Photographic Archive, Athens
Ideal Image, photographic archive and film footage, Athens
"Eikones" magazine, Athens
Olympiada Publications, A. Gdontellis, Athens
"Athinaikes Ekdoseis" Publications, Athens
Bibliorama Publications, Athens
Patton Museum of Cavalry and Armor, Fort Knox, Kentucky
Hitler Historical Museum
La Trobe Picture Collection, State Library of Victoria, Melbourne
Lucile Godbold Papers, J. Drake Edens Library Archives, Columbia College, Columbia, SC, USA
International Swimming Hall of Fame
Archives of the City of Paris
Navacelle Collection
Herald & Weekly Times
Henley Standard Archives
Leni Riefenstahl Archive
Estate of Florence Griffith Joyner
George Herringshaw (
Studio Celsus
Associated Press
Sports Illustrated
Andreas Smagadis
Jane Tuttle
Brian Cassey
Peter de Bode Gary Feuerstein