[Bridal party walking to John Brown's home(1)]

One of 113 photographs in the series: Mountain Wedding available on this site.

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Photograph of the bridal party walking to John Brown's home, following a wedding rehearsal at Sunny View Methodist Church. The bride (Hazel Petrey) and the groom (Gilbert Dove) are visible in the foreground, walking away from the camera with the rest of the bridal party ahead of them. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HSSS book “ Country Wedding published in 1974. Additionally a 1982 photo of Hazel and ... continued below

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1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

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Clark, Joe June 15, 1941.

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  • Main Title: [Bridal party walking to John Brown's home(1)]
  • Series Title: Mountain Wedding

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Photograph of the bridal party walking to John Brown's home, following a wedding rehearsal at Sunny View Methodist Church. The bride (Hazel Petrey) and the groom (Gilbert Dove) are visible in the foreground, walking away from the camera with the rest of the bridal party ahead of them. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HSSS book “ Country Wedding published in 1974. Additionally a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in this Clark Family Collection. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS

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1 photograph : b&w ; 16 x 20 in.

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This seminal work of visual storytelling represents the extensive Clark family archives from the golden age of American photography. Their work has featured in Life Magazine, National Geographic, Look and Newsweek.

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[Bridal party walking to John Brown's home]

Photograph of the bridal party walking to John Brown's home, following a wedding rehearsal at Sunny View Methodist Church. The bride (Hazel Petrey) and the groom (Gilbert Dove) are visible in the foreground, walking away from the camera with the rest of the bridal party ahead of them. Narrative by Junebug Clark: More images and information can be found in the July 28, 1941 issue of Life Magazine, pages 82-85 in the story “Life Magazine Goes to a Kentucky Wedding.” Also in the Joe Clark, HBSS book “Country Wedding," published in 1974. Additionally a 1982 photo of Hazel and Gilbert can be found in Joe’s Tennessee Scrapbook. All are in the Clark Family Photography Collection. Additional photos and information can be forund in the pdf document "Joe Clark HBSS Scrapbook" pgs 39-41

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  • June 15, 1941

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  • Feb. 26, 2015, 12:30 p.m.

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Clark, Joe. [Bridal party walking to John Brown's home(1)], photograph, June 15, 1941; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc499836/: accessed December 18, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.